Dum-Dum, DUM DUM, Dum, Dumb
January 6th, 2009
Sachi was watching a program recently which involved some celebrities and athletes (including some U.S. Olympians). There was a big buildup to one part of the competition, with dramatic music and jazzy graphics, ending with the title of the competition in big letters spread across the screen:
I never could figure out what the heck they were trying to say, I just had the giggles for a while. While I missed the big reveal, I did get a few images of the title in other graphics:
Is it a typo or an example of strange usage, of borrowed English distorted beyond the original meaning? Maybe it doesn't matter, and one should simply sit back and enjoy the absurdity.