Ad Execs Not Such Smart Cookies

Read my guest post hosted on Quirky Culture!

Spoiler Alert: There are no fortune cookies in China. No, those crisp, lightly-sweet desserts with the catchy phrases tucked inside are pretty much an American phenomenon. Something to make our chow mein, kung pao chicken and pot stickers a little more fun.

But truly Chinese or not, fortune cookies are a tradition. We expect them, and we look forward to sharing our “fortunes” with each other around the table, getting a good laugh from a completely anomalous fortune…

(full post on Quirky Culture) Check it out and comment!


About Bill Davis

Writer, speaker and translation and language learning consultant. I write technical articles, poetry and humor, and I am working on my first novel which is set on the island of Palawan in the Philippines.
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2 Responses to Ad Execs Not Such Smart Cookies

  1. Where can I find out how to get my baby endorsed? I probably wouldn’t do his forehead, that would be a bit much.

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