When Translation is Divine

June 12, 2017 | Posted by Lesley Jakobsen | HISTORY | 1 Comment |
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The Varnished Culture loves linguistic error – see out travelogue of malapropisms, Bitings on a Complimentary Basis. But we just had to add this: a scholar, explaining the derivation of the English word ‘frown,’ pointed to his forehead and stated “I’m wrinkling my foreskin.”

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    Angie Ryder

    June 13, 2017

    Reminds me of the old joke, "What's the useless piece of skin on the end of a penis? A man."


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