scouts-l Mail Archive for May of 2000: Re: One more time...
Mike Malone (fogeyman@BIGFOOT.COM
Mon May 15 2000 - 21:32:07 CDT
If I remember correctly, Pepsi tried to translate it's "Come alive! You're
in the Pepsi generation" slogan into Chinese. The result?
"Pepsi brings your ancestors back from the dead."
>This is the exactly what provided a title of a Science Fiction Work I read
>many moons ago. The saying 'Out of Sight, Out of Mind' was translated into
>Chinese (I believe) and then translated back into English. Thus the title,
>I can never remember the storyline, just the derivation of the title.