Thursday, August 26, 2010

CANAL BOATING: Odd Signs From France

This sign prohibits Mel Gibson from smoking in the train station.

Surely an advertisement for bi-lingual schools does not require such nightmarish imagery.

My translation of this is: DIGITAL TELEVISION — the fingers in the nose. But I remain puzzled.


Sweet Olive Press | Helen said...

Whatever that last sign really means (and my French major suggests I probably should know), I prefer your translation.


Jules said...

Heeeey, come on — it *does* actually mean that ... I mean I looked it up in the dictionary and everything.

Rae said...

Is that supposed to be Barak Obama??

Jules said...

Indeed it is, and that just complicates the matter.