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!

Advertisements

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.
This entry was posted in Uncategorized and tagged , , , , , , , , . Bookmark the permalink.

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.

Leave a Reply

Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in:

WordPress.com Logo

You are commenting using your WordPress.com account. Log Out / Change )

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out / Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out / Change )

Google+ photo

You are commenting using your Google+ account. Log Out / Change )

Connecting to %s