With all the buzz generated by the Blackberry crackling through our gadget-minded society, there are bound to be some cultural ramifications. One case in point is the acronymization of RIM’s gadget to two letters: BB. You see, here in Indonesia, BB is already notorious for being the acronym of “Bau Badan” or “Body Odour“. So, […]
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Waktu Rihanna dulu mau dateng ke Jakarta, selama berhari-hari temen gw Nce’ selalu online di Yahoo! Messenger dengan memajang status yang kurang lebih berbunyi, “Rihanna? Siapa sih Rihanna?” Kemudian beberapa saat menjelang hari-h – dan akhirnya muncul berita kalau konsernya dibatalkan – Nce’ kembali memajang status yang cukup membuat gw ngakak siang itu. Coba liat […]
From Miscellanea via Boing Boing
As a prelude to the story I’m about to tell next, I have to tell you that I have a – some might say annoying, but I beg to differ – habit of coming up with made-up word or song and repeatedly say or sing it for quite a while until something distracts me from […]
I laughed my self to tears watching this clip on Youtube.
Those geniuses from TV products world have come up with yet another way for us to part with our hard-earned money: The Hawaii Chair. Their tagline? If you can sit, you can get fit. Oh yeah! Taking the work from workout. But seriously guys, have you ever tried working on one of these? Perhaps you […]
This is funny! I first thought that the new lines of LEGOs – Star Wars, Indiana Jones, Batman, etc. – were kind of a sell-out to those Hollywood studios, but the way they are used in this clip is just hilarious. LEGO Contest Picks Up Steam, Pod Racer, London Imperial Shuttle and Jeff Vader via […]
… needs massages from time to time. I cracked myself when I tried to upload my photos earlier today.
I’ve often read about the use of Engrish on the Web, but never thought that I’d be in Japan to experience it first-hand. So, here’s some I came across while I stayed in Tokyo last week. This is seen on a handbag sold in the Ameyayokocho Market. The text reads “She is a friend of […]