Tuesday, January 14, 2014

A Geekisborg, Just for You...

Shun-SHENG duh gao-WAHN! It has been WAY to long since I just indulged you in a good old time, so I have a few treats for you. Most of these came to me through Facebook shares. There are some perks to having a reputation as a nut. People share vast silliness with me all the time. First... your tutorial on what the above phrase...

Fifteen Best Firefly Chinese Phrases

Any of you who have not yet watched Firefly really should get on that. It's fabulous. And until then, Holy Testicle Tuesday to you!!!

ALSO in the meantime... Let's revive some old phrases, shall we?

20's Phrases that need Reviving:

And HEY Game of Thrones Geeks!!!

The Season 4 Trailer is OUT!!!:

And when My buddy Joshua shared the above, Matthew McNish shared the first Complete History and Lore For Game of Thrones:

There are two of these, more than an hour a piece, but an EXCELLENT education for those of you who haven't read, and reminder for those of us who have.

And HEY, because I can be useful too... this video could save a life (watch to the end for specifics) but it's delivered beautiful:

So there!


~Sia McKye~ said...

Enjoyed your links. Of the 20's expressions I knew some but a few cracked me up. Pics were great.

I have yet to see any of the Game of Thrones. I have it on my to be viewed pile but not watched them yet.

Sia McKye Over Coffee

Sean McLachlan said...

"You look stupid in that hat." It takes balls to say that to Jayne!

Nate Wilson said...

Wuh duh ma huh tah duh fong kwong duh wai shung! Nerts!

You're the eel's hips for sharing these links. Now, time to get pie-eyed.

Alex J. Cavanaugh said...

Ching-wah TSAO duh liou mahng! Frog humping - I will remember that one.

mooderino said...

For a future where Chinese was so prominent there were surprisingly few actual Chinese people in that show.

Moody Writing

L. Diane Wolfe said...

There are some bug-eyed Bettys around here. A friend of mine calls them collards-eatin' women.

mshatch said...

Love those expressions from the twenties and excellent video on how to save a life!

Helena said...

My favorite expression from the list is barneymugging. But Bronx cheer has never gone away.

I watched the video on CPR/dancing firefighters, and it'll make me remember the basics, complete with a disco beat.

Karen Jones Gowen said...

Those 20s expressions were so interesting! Funny how slang is.

Crystal Collier said...



Yup. That's all I have to say.