[LMB] OT: Bad Puns Explained

Howard Brazee howard at brazee.net
Mon Nov 8 12:38:23 GMT 2010


On Nov 7, 2010, at 11:57 PM, A. Marina Fournier wrote:

>> as a color, a shade of purple-gray -> as a mauve -> Asimov
> 
> alas for Niven & Gerrold, mauve is *not* a shade of purple grey. It's more like ashes of rose tinged with lavendar.


We already know that the translator is an idiot.


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