Off topic: Article: How irony loses its irony
Thread poster: Jocelyne S

Jocelyne S  Identity Verified
France
Local time: 12:20
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Feb 19, 2009

Peaknik, peacenik, beatnik, Sputnik... This sort of thing loves to haunt us in translation!

A Russell Smith article from today's Globe and Mail (Canada):

http://www.theglobeandmail.com/servlet/story/RTGAM.20090218.wrussell0219/BNStory/Entertainment/home

Enjoy,
Jocelyne


 

Patrick Fischer  Identity Verified
Local time: 12:20
Member (2008)
French to German
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thank you, Jocelyne Feb 19, 2009

Dear ProZniks,

this is indeed a very interesting article!

Patrick


 


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