I'll leave the details to your imagination, as well as all the puns on how you take your steaming hot drink. The logo for Yellow Transportation says the name "Yellow" in bold black letters on hey, wait-a-second... It's good marketing that stops and makes you take a second look or makes you wonder. Although IKEA's web page says FARTFULL is not for sale on the web, I still enjoy recommending it as the perfect gift suggestion for various people.
This item is thanks to Jochen Gumpert, a standup guy! Apparently they named the company Yellow, and later sought out the safest color for their trucks. OK, it doesn't take an Einstein to figure out you don't want to rename the company Swamp anything. Swedish is a Germanic language, and Marcelo de Castro Bastos informs us (and confirmed elsewhere): Ford Pinto (under any name) wasn't ever sold in Brazil, except maybe as a low-volume import.
GPT is pronounced in French as “J’ai pété” or “I've farted”. Life Fitness is a maker of exercise equipment, bikes, ski machines etc. I was walking around the exercise room to stretch my legs after some strenuous biking when I first noticed it. Now, for those of you that don't know, the American military, when there was a draft, had a rating for recruits.
If you were “1A”, you were healthy and fit for duty. I was visiting Bangalore, India when the local news (for example, rediff india) was widely reporting the legal consequences of a marketing mistake by Pepsi.
"An experienced journalist like yourself," Yeltsin said, "should express himself in a more civilized fashion.
But this may be the translator's fault, and if so, he is the hippopotamus!So, "morning latte" is when you wake up in the morning with an erection!The word "break" means "destroy", so taking that "morning latte break" is destroying that erection. And orange is all over their trucks, collateral, etc.I suspect reality lies somewhere in between total truth and total falsehood.Acknowledgements: Some of the original sources are credited here.Nick Lord writes a story for Finance Asia: "Rudi Pecker taking the head job and top slot at Misys".Do you think Nick or the editors at Finance Asia might have had an idea about the double entendre? According to the EE Times, October 8, 1996 (and numerous web sites), Matsushita Electric was promoting a Japanese PC for internet users." Thanks to KKWolf In 1988, the General Electric Company (GEC) and Plessey combined to create a new telecommunications giant.A brand name was desired that evoked technology and innovation.The reason: the ads featured the slogan "Touch Woody - The Internet Pecker." An American at the internal product launch explained to the stunned and embarrassed Japanese what "touch woody" and "pecker" meant in American slang. Gerber, the name of the famous baby food maker, is also the French word for vomiting. Gerber is therefore not in France, and although Gerber has a French Canadian web page, it says " The newspaper The Australian had to apologize for changing a Senator's use of "Baathist" to "Bastard".A story headlined 'Syria seeks our help to woo US' in Saturday's Weekend Australian misquoted National Party senator Sandy Macdonald.