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Posting weird shit again, the inaccessible Fairy Ring, hanging yourself

I discovered that my new chocolate ice cream has coconut flakes in it, so I had to throw it out (along with the weirdly-melted Häagen-Dazs Spirits ice cream) since I don’t like coconut! 78 more words


"Home" With New Eyes

After living in Japan (or probably any other country) for a while, when you go back to where you’re from, it’s a strange experience.

This week I got back from a couple weeks in the US, visiting family and friends. 497 more words

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Spiritual Engrish

These references to Kami-sama, or God, and other spiritual things, made me laugh a little. Hope you’re enjoying your Golden Week in Japan!

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XSEED "KKK" Localization Controversy

In the news today: Localizer Asks to be Removed from Game’s Credits After Developers Erase KKK Reference (via Kotaku)

Summary: A localizer for the publisher XSEED has gone public with their opposition to a decision made by developer Acquire to remove a KKK reference from the upcoming title Akiba’s Beat. 720 more words


Restaurant Engrish

Some random restaurant Engrish photos… there are too many more.

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Fifty Shades of Grey, whole-meat toast, Vagitarian Deluxe, a yummy fish

From Janina: Fifty shades of grey!

From Julie S. and Snapchat: Whole-meat toast?! BEAF meatballs and a Vagitarian Deluxe pasta item on a menu?!

Rare item in FINAL FANTASY VI: THE ETERNAL CRYSTALS: Fish: A yummy fish.


Engrish on Food Packaging

It’s far too common that the text in English sounds a bit off.

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