Babelfish's Night Out
Babelfish's Night Out
This month, the OOW, in cooperation with suburbanunderground.org, introduces the Winter Babelfish Spectacular, in which we use the translation program Babelfish to translate phrases from English into other languages and then back again. For example:
English: That lipstick is a lovely shade of red!
Note: on occassion, we may translate phrases into German, because German is funny.
Spanish: Ese lapiz labial es una cortina encantadora del rojo!
English: That labial pencil is a charming curtain of the red one!
This month, we present Babelfish's Night Out, a collection of retranslated pick-up lines.
Baby, your legs must be tired, because you've been running through my head all day long!
The baby, his legs must be tired, because you she has herself been executing through my head all the day!
Are those mirror pants? Because I can see myself in them.
They are those trousers of the mirror? Because I can see me in them.
Is it hot in here, or is it just you?
Is it inside here hot, or is it you straight?
Can you help me ? I was looking for your heart and got lost in your eyes!
Can you help me? He looked for his lost obtained heart and in his eyes!
Is there an airport nearby or is that my heart taking off?
There is an airport close or that my heart is removing?
I think I must be dying because I'm looking at Heaven.
I think that I must die because I am watching sky.
I know they say milk does a body good but damn, how much have you been drinking?
I know they say that milk makes good but damn a body, how much you have been drinking?
I lost my teddy bear, can I snuggle with you?
I lost my bear of teddy, I can snuggle of I with you?
That dress looks great on you! It would look even better in a pile on my bedroom floor!
That aligned seems great in you! It would even seem better in a battery in my ground of the dormitory!
Lady, those are some nice clothes, can I talk you out of them?
Can Madam, those some nice clothing, me are to speak to you out of them?
Your tag says Made in USA, but I could have sworn you were made in Heaven.
Their label says in an educated manner in the USA, but I could sworn that you were formed in the sky.
Is your father a boxer? Because you are a real knockout.
He is its father boxer? Because you are a true blow of grace.
Are you from Tennessee? Because you're the only 10 that I see!
Are they from Tennessee? Because you the only 10, which I see!
Baby, I'm an american express lover...you shouldn't go home without me!
Baby, I am in love American Express... which you should not go to the house without me!
Excuse me, Miss, is that dress felt? Would you like it to be?
It excuses to me, lack, one feels that aligned? You have taste of her to be?
Let's have a party and invite your pants to come on down.
Let us have a party and to invite your trousers to advance downwards.
Hey baby, there's a party in my pants and you're invited!
Hey is baby an involved in my trousers and you is loaded there!
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