The Mudcat Café TM
Thread #30873   Message #402614
Posted By: Uncle_DaveO
20-Feb-01 - 09:16 PM
Thread Name: BS: Your Favorite Quotes?
Subject: RE: BS: Your Favorite Quotes?
"...but .wav files of the original people saying them! Everything from John F. Kennedy saying, "Ich bin ein Berliner"."

Translation of the above (REALLY!): "I am a jelly-filled doughnut!"

Wanting to say that he was spiritually a citizen of Berlin, he should have said, "Ich bin Berliner!" No "ein".

Dave Oesterreich


Good thing he wasn't visiting Hamburg. -JoeClone 26-Feb-01