Monday, February 2, 2009

It doesn't translate well.

I had to pass along what our Chinese friend said tonight almost as soon as he walked in the door.


He said, "Why America celebrates the large mouse today?" 


Try explaining Groundhog Day with a cultural and language barrier! Or even without one for that matter.

and for a related news story click here:  Groundhog bites Bloomberg

2 comments:

mimi said...

Thanks for starting my day out with a laugh! The comment your Chinese friend made was SO funny!

On the Verge said...

I tried to call today to say happy birthday big sister! :( hope your day is amazing! and hey, you're still tiny!!