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Inter-cultural scatological Sweet-shop

Eat sweets from other countries that sound like poo
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Call me Purile but ... In Sweden we have chocolate bars and sweets with the names like - Plop, Kack and Family Guff. all of which have strong scatological connatations back in the UK. How about a sweet shop where you specify you're country and language of origin and then are presented with a list of sweets from other countries with silly names which you can buy.
nichpo, Mar 05 2003

www.cybercandy.co.uk http://www.cybercandy.co.uk
Pretty much baked [hippo, Oct 05 2004, last modified Oct 17 2004]

Lotsa free time? choices abound! http://www.bradkent...pers/bar-by-co.html
mmmm, Ghirardelli Dark Raspberries [thumbwax, Oct 05 2004, last modified Oct 17 2004]

Here, have one of my Creamy Balls http://www.engrish.com/chocolate/
...also Woody Chocolate [hippo, Oct 05 2004, last modified Oct 17 2004]

Mr. PiBB logo http://www.misterpibb.com/generation1.htm
[beauxeault, Oct 05 2004, last modified Oct 17 2004]

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       Yes, I remember that ..... "Plopp" chocolate, isn't it ? I think I've had a few bars of that - it was pretty good, too. A toffee-filled milk chocolate snack bar ?   

       In the Czech Republic (I think) they sell crisps called "Bum".   

       I think that [hippo]'s link does make this pretty much Baked.
8th of 7, Mar 05 2003

       In addition to the 'net suppliers, I've been seeing a big push of imported candy bars throughout Los Angeles County - small liquor/mom & pop stores & Chevron Gas Stations - sometimes grouped geographically. Someone in another forum suggested once, that Lion Bars are comparable to things that have been pushed. Some US Bars - which may *sound* off, are: Big Hunk, Chunky, Mounds, Rocky Road, Whoppers...
thumbwax, Mar 05 2003

       // Sweden's lookin darn good. //   

       What ? Sweden in March gives a whole new meaning to the word "bleak" ..... no, I assure you that you don't want to got to Sweden at the moment. Leave it until May. Then, it's glorious.....
8th of 7, Mar 05 2003

       //bleak// the only green thing I've seen in months is my face in the mirror. 8th is right, wait till May and then you can eat all the plopps you like in the glorious midnight sun
nichpo, Mar 05 2003

       It always boggled my mind that the "Mr. PiBB" logo persisted for nearly 20 years in insisting that the two "b"s not only be capitalized, but include discontinuities between the upward stroke and the bottom of the lower curve. The resulting letter seemed to intentionally mimic the German "esszett" (sp?), which is shorthand for "ss." I'd guess Mr. PiBB has never sold well in Germany.
beauxeault, Mar 05 2003

snarfyguy, Mar 05 2003

       help me out here. there's a brand of cheese in australia with a name like smeg or something. this has been killing me for a long time. any aussies here?
sambwiches, Mar 05 2003

       It's also a brand of refrigerator.
angel, Mar 05 2003

       they are cool.
sambwiches, Mar 05 2003


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