Be wise. Be brave. Be tricky. (slithytove) wrote,
Be wise. Be brave. Be tricky.

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CALL me a sick pup, but the first thing that came to my mind when I saw this picture of two Iranian women smoking a hubble bubble was Dejeuner sur L'Herbe. (The other pictures on this site are very worthwhile, too. It's an Iranian photoblog. I really wish Bush hadn't included Iran in the 'Axis of Evil' thing. They're clearly getting sick of mullah-ocracy, and trying to drift back into the Western orbit.)
via MetaFilter. Yeah, yeah, I know.

meaning: strength, effort
能力 == nouryouku == ability
人力車 == jinrikisha == rickshaw
Originally a pictograph of an arm with bulging biceps, pushing down. Henshall suggests as a mnemonic:  'Hand pressing down with stength.'
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