Thursday, July 15, 2004

Would you like ice cream snakes with your sweats?

Quiz: What is the location of the cafeteria menu board in the following photograph? Note especially the last three items.

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Answer: Believe it or not, the departure lounge of Ben Gurion Airport.

To give them the benefit of the doubt, I assume they would have checked the spelling but they couldn't find any native English speakers around the airport. Right?

(In case you can't work it out, it should read "draft / draught beer", "sweets", and "ice cream snacks".)

1 comment:

Anonymous said...

It's on a par with the famous sign that was up for years on the main Jerusalem-tel Aviv highway giving distance and directions to NATBAG (="Namal teufah Ben Gurion" = Ben Gurion Airport)