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#lost in translation

# lost-in-translation - Wednesday 6 September, 2017

From The Daily Edge A massive UK Facebook page really struggled with the subtitles on *that* Kerry bat video Lost In Translation

# lost-in-translation - Saturday 3 December, 2016

From TheJournal.ie Today FM team given stern talking to about 'weak c**k' comment Lost In Translation

Today FM team given stern talking to about 'weak c**k' comment

The presenter was talking about the literal translation of a German word.

# lost-in-translation - Thursday 6 October, 2016

From The Daily Edge 15 sign translations that completely mangled the English language Lost In Translation

15 sign translations that completely mangled the English language

“No romping in potato.”

# lost-in-translation - Friday 25 March, 2016

'Jordan football...the future is good': Harry's interview after first win is brilliantly awkward Lost In Translation This post contains videos

'Jordan football...the future is good': Harry's interview after first win is brilliantly awkward

There wasn’t much banter to be had for the veteran manager.

# lost-in-translation - Tuesday 16 February, 2016

From TheJournal.ie Failure to translate legislation after 11 years could see criminal cases dismissed Lost In Translation

Failure to translate legislation after 11 years could see criminal cases dismissed

The government has been given until 21 March to translate an almost 12-year-old act into Irish.

# lost-in-translation - Monday 11 January, 2016

From The Daily Edge 15 movie titles that got hilariously lost in translation Hes A Ghost

# lost-in-translation - Monday 21 September, 2015

Chelsea defender calls Costa a 'cheat', backtracks and blames his poor English

Spanish international Costa and Brazilian defender Gabriel have been charged by the FA this evening.

# lost-in-translation - Wednesday 26 August, 2015

From TheJournal.ie Space station astronauts just got a delivery of Bill Murray's favourite whiskey Relaxing Times

Space station astronauts just got a delivery of Bill Murray's favourite whiskey

Don’t worry, they’re not allowed drink it.

# lost-in-translation - Friday 10 July, 2015

From The Daily Edge 16 people around the world who think 'Aer Lingus' sounds filthy Dirtbirds

16 people around the world who think 'Aer Lingus' sounds filthy

They can’t get over it.

# lost-in-translation - Thursday 28 May, 2015

From The Daily Edge This inadvertently rude t-shirt from China proves that some things are lost in translation Oops

# lost-in-translation - Thursday 30 April, 2015

From The Daily Edge 14 of the most unfortunate menu translation fails Lost In Translation

14 of the most unfortunate menu translation fails

Mmmmm, baked backwash with mushrooms.

# lost-in-translation - Thursday 9 April, 2015

# lost-in-translation - Saturday 28 March, 2015

From The Daily Edge Roger Moore says his 'racist' comments about a black Bond were 'lost in translation' James Bond

Roger Moore says his 'racist' comments about a black Bond were 'lost in translation'

A magazine quoted Moore as saying that Idris Elba would be “unrealistic” as James Bond.

# lost-in-translation - Tuesday 17 March, 2015

From TheJournal.ie YouTube absolutely mangled the subtitles on Michael D. Higgins' Paddy's Day address Lost In Translation

# lost-in-translation - Monday 26 January, 2015

Rugby's Challenge Cup will provide a route into the Champions Cup after all

Hopefully it’s not a route Connacht need to travel.

# lost-in-translation - Thursday 1 January, 2015

From The Daily Edge This US clothing brand name has a completely different meaning in Ireland Lost In Translation

This US clothing brand name has a completely different meaning in Ireland

Impact Reduction Apparel is fine, don’t shorten it…

# lost-in-translation - Monday 3 November, 2014

From TheJournal.ie Another English language college has closed Lost In Translation

Another English language college has closed

It is at least the eighth school to close in recent months.

# lost-in-translation - Wednesday 29 October, 2014

From The Daily Edge Tesco cash machine in Wales accidentally offers people ‘free erections’ Tesco Fail

# lost-in-translation - Saturday 3 May, 2014

From TheJournal.ie Opinion: The King of Monsters, America, and the legacy of the bomb – will Godzilla be done justice? Lost In Translation

Opinion: The King of Monsters, America, and the legacy of the bomb – will Godzilla be done justice?

Director Gareth Edwards must balance the demands of a big budget blockbuster with the historical and cultural importance of Godzilla. Not a simple task, as previous versions have shown.

# lost-in-translation - Saturday 29 March, 2014

From TheJournal.ie Column: What does ‘I love you’ mean? Lost In Translation

Column: What does ‘I love you’ mean?

I am Spanish. My husband is American. The first time I realised emotion words may not mean the same thing in different languages was when he first told me “I love you”, writes Cristina Soriano.

# lost-in-translation - Friday 28 March, 2014

From The Daily Edge The internet has some excellent Irish language advice for tourists PS I Love You

The internet has some excellent Irish language advice for tourists

Express yourself, as Gaeilge.

# lost-in-translation - Tuesday 18 March, 2014

From The Daily Edge 14 deeply unfortunate foreign words for everyday things Oh Grow Up

14 deeply unfortunate foreign words for everyday things

You’re never too old for a childish chuckle.

# lost-in-translation - Saturday 18 January, 2014

From The Daily Edge Bill Murray says Ireland is the "most beautiful country to play golf in" Ask Me Anything

Bill Murray says Ireland is the "most beautiful country to play golf in"

He did a Reddit AMA, and Snoop Dogg showed up!

# lost-in-translation - Wednesday 14 August, 2013

Luis Suarez: I did not say I will stay at Liverpool

The Uruguay striker denied making the comments after a national team game today.

# lost-in-translation - Friday 24 May, 2013

'No one will wet their pants if we've to take penalties' - Thomas Müller

Looks like penalties aren’t going to scare Bayern Munich on Saturday.

# lost-in-translation - Tuesday 30 April, 2013

From The Daily Edge Customer is unimpressed with Starbucks staff writing Vagina on her cup Lost In Translation

Customer is unimpressed with Starbucks staff writing Vagina on her cup

The staff in Starbucks Hong Kong appear to have a bit to learn about American names.

# lost-in-translation - Wednesday 27 March, 2013

‘We are not England’ – Trap showed he doesn’t speak our language and doesn’t get us

The manager’s post-match comments spoke volumes.

# lost-in-translation - Thursday 7 March, 2013

Wrong Georgia, Trap? Boys in Green line up un-glamorous friendly

A double header with the Faroes will be a tough sell.

# lost-in-translation - Monday 3 December, 2012

Lampard and Cole could yet sign new Chelsea deals

Rafa Benitez had previously claimed that the pair’s days at Stamford Bridge were numbered.

# lost-in-translation - Monday 25 June, 2012

Your Bill Murray in Royal Portrush Picture of the Day

But before icons like Rory McIlroy, Darren Clarke and Pádraig Harrington fill the spotlight, one Hollywood star took to the course today.

# lost-in-translation - Monday 11 June, 2012

# lost-in-translation - Friday 9 December, 2011

From The Daily Edge The video that sums up the situation in Europe right now EU This post contains videos

The video that sums up the situation in Europe right now

This ad is from 2006 – but somehow seems rather pertinent this morning…