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Elvira Stoianov  Identity Verified
Luxembourg
Local time: 05:21
German to Romanian
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Jul 21, 2002

For a few days, Google looks very weird (set to display messages in English)



Below is just a part of it. Basically, r and l is replaced by w, from what I\'ve seen. Has anyone noticed that too, or is there something fishy about my computer?



Web Images Gwoups Diwectowy

Seawched de web fow \"x\". Wesuwts 1 - 10 of about 173,000,000. Seawch took 0.06 seconds





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Serge L
Local time: 05:21
French to Dutch
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Gweat! Jul 21, 2002

Instead of \"English\", you probably clicked \"Elmer Fudd\", which is just above...



http://www.google.com/intl/xx-elmer/



Serge L.


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Andrea Bullrich  Identity Verified
Local time: 01:21
Member
English to Spanish
Change forum? Jul 21, 2002

I don´t have that problem, but I think if you post this in the Technical Support or the Translator Resources forums you\'ll be more likely to get some help.



Good luck with it!



Andrea


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Andrea Bullrich  Identity Verified
Local time: 01:21
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Obviously it was simpler than I thought... : ) Jul 21, 2002

Quote:


On 2002-07-21 14:21, Serge L. wrote:

Instead of \"English\", you probably clicked \"Elmer Fudd\", which is just above...





Thanks for a good laugh

Andrea

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MJ Barber  Identity Verified
Spain
Local time: 05:21
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ha ha Jul 21, 2002

bwilliant!!!

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xxxOso
Spanish
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To Sewge ¶:^) Jul 21, 2002

Thank you fow the wovely wefewence!

Oso ¶:^)

[ This Message was edited by: on 2002-07-21 22:06 ]


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Peter Bagney  Identity Verified
Spain
Local time: 05:21
English to Spanish
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He ain't kidding Jul 21, 2002

Maybe you guys thought Serge was kidding. I did too, but on the off chance he wasn\'t, clicked on what he says. It\'s true!

Google in \"Ewmew Fudd\". Fabulous!


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Kaori Myatt  Identity Verified
France
Local time: 05:21
Member (2004)
English to Japanese
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Great website Jul 22, 2002

http://rinkworks.com/dialect/



I just found a good web dialectizer site.

You can see proz.com in Redneck, Jive, Cockeney, Elmer fudd, Swedish chef, Moron, Pig latin or Hacker.





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Kaori Myatt  Identity Verified
France
Local time: 05:21
Member (2004)
English to Japanese
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Great website Jul 22, 2002

http://rinkworks.com/dialect/



I just found a good web dialectizer site.

You can see proz.com in Redneck, Jive, Cockeney, Elmer fudd, Swedish chef, Moron, Pig latin or Hacker.





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LegalTransform  Identity Verified
United States
Local time: 23:21
Member (2002)
Spanish to English
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other google Jul 22, 2002

You can also view Google in

Klingon: http://www.google.com/intl/xx-klingon/



Pig latin: http://www.google.com/intl/xx-piglatin/



Hacker: http://www.google.com/intl/xx-hacker/



And many other languages (scroll down):

http://www.google.com/language_tools?hl=en

[ This Message was edited by: on 2002-07-22 02:53 ]


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