Sunday, October 14, 2007

amusing fashion

Spotted in Shinjuku Gyoen:
Pain Scratch Alternative Jesus ???
I'm curious what the rest of the patches said but I didn't feel like sitting there waiting for him to get up. Engrish always makes me smile. Hope you had a great weekend!
More Weekend Snapshots HERE.

20 comments:

  1. hello! maybe it means, "If you are suffering in PAIN, dont SCRATCH your head! Look for another ALTERNATIVE where you can easily find the way out in JESUS!" :)

    Hv a Great Week!

    Jean Chia

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  2. Nice shots :)

    You got a nice blog here. Have a great week ahead!

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  3. great weekend find!

    have a great week ahead

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  4. no idea what that means, too ...
    but it's a wonderful find, and love the shots! :)
    happy monday

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  5. I am not sure if the wearer knows what the patches mean!

    日本の若者のファッションを久しぶりに見た!

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  6. Makes me think of magnetic poetry! I wonder what this means to this person. Is Jesus the antidote to pain or is scratching the antidote to Jesus? Hmmm..... Great find!

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  7. That's a unique weekend snapshot. I am so nosy that I'd have to wait until he got up to see the rest. Pretty hard to imagine what it could be. Happy week.

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  8. Jean Chia- LOL! Nice idea! :P

    Emmyrose- Thanks! You too!

    Ju- Have a great week yourself!

    snippets- it made me laugh so that's always a good thing.

    Grace- oh probably not. English in Japanese fashion is often so funny!

    Sandy- I'd guess that the wearer probably hasn't given it much thought. Thanks for reminding me of magnetic poetry. I used to have some, I wonder where it went.

    Carver- lol! It was time to go unfortunately. You're right, I can't even begin to imagine what the other ones said.

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  9. I loved reading Engrish on the subways ;-)

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  10. Interesting patches and I think the jeans is cool!
    Thanks for dropping by.

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  11. That is quite intriguing. I wonder what it was supposed to mean.

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  12. I laughed harder once you told me that was a guy! Hilarious.

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  13. I wonder what that was all about!

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  14. What a great snapshot. More please. Who knew that random words could be so poetic?

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  15. Janet- Engrish is so fun! :)

    Shabem- thanks for the visit!

    Nymeth- probably nothing. Just random words is my guess..

    Kookie- I laugh every time I read your comment! Did you ever see the episode of Friends with Joey's 'man bag'. Tote bags are really popular for men here these days.

    Isabelle- :)

    Alison- your guess is as good as mine!

    Christine- LOL! randomness at its best!

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  16. LOL, what a combination of words! Great find, Nat!

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  17. Lotus- it's certainly the combination of these particular words that add to the humour. :)

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