Tuesday, August 04, 2009

This notebook comes with Engrish.

It's for real, and it's everywhere... of course I am talking about Engrish. Here are some of our favorites so far. It's not always bad grammar/spelling; sometimes it's just wrong or inappropriate usage, or use of odd superlatives or claims for a given product. Anyway, click on the pictures to enlarge them so you can see the writing properly. Enjoy...

I am not making this up. There really is a beverage called Pocari Sweat. It's somewhat Gatorade-like.


This one is a coffee creamer.


Keith's manly bento box will provide endless delight.


We cannot figure this one out. Just weird is all. It's an おにぎり (onigiri=rice ball) box.


We aren't sure we want to know what kind of music they're referring to...



On an entirely different note, did you know it is possible to make a 1 円 (yen) coin float?


Here's how:

video

1 comment:

phoebe said...

You guys are hilarious!