Friday, November 27, 2009

Does Not Compute...

Driving up to Basel today, we passed a transport truck with this sign on it:

Obviously the branding team that came up with this name and logo didn't test market it to English speakers.

As if that wasn't laughter-inducing enough, we then passed an edge community near Bern called Wankdorf. I wish I had a picture of the scaffolding tower rising from a hill near the autobahn sheathed in banners announcing WELCOME TO WANKDORF CITY!

I love Germanized English!


Maya said...

Hehehehehe. They still make me laugh!

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