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Football & Binge Drinking

3:20 PM -- What can better bring the nations of Europe together than projectile vomiting? Reuters reports:

    The British embassy in Germany launched a new website for the 2006 World Cup on Friday that includes handy German phrases for England fans, such as... "Ihm war kotzuebel" (He was sick as a parrot) and "Er kotzte wie ein Reiher" (He puked his guts up)...
— Larry, Attack Monkey, Light Reading

Larry, Monkey 12/5/2012 | 2:51:03 AM
re: Football & Binge Drinking the translations are a bit loose.
the second one is actually "He puked like a heron."
i swear.
Lite Rock 12/5/2012 | 2:50:54 AM
re: Football & Binge Drinking OK, so if the Germans just happened to see a wee bit of American television couppled with their experience with us during Oktoberfest, why would they get the idea we need translations related to puking?

It's nasty, but, I couldn't help laughing.

http://www.boreme.com/boreme/f...

Cheers,
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