16 February 2006

English: I wish I knew how to quit you! - - - - - - - French: Si seulement je pouvais te quitter

Translating English into French can be tricky. Turning the vernacular (especially cowboy speech) into French must have been quite a challenge for the people working to dub Brokeback Mountain. Follow this link to see the French language preview for Le Secret De Brokeback Mountain."

Follow along with this guide to three famous Brokeback quotes:

"If you can't fix it, you got to stand it."
Si tu ne peaux rien y changer, fault t'y faire.

"I wish I knew how to quit you!"
Si seulement je pouvais te quitter!

"It's nobody's business but ours."
Ce ne regarde que nous

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13 February 2006

Madison: "I Hate Valentine's Day"

Bennett Madison, who says Valentine's Day causes stress, poses in New York on Friday, February 10, 2006. Madison has spent a lot of time thinking about this. In fact, he's written a book, too. It's called 'I Hate Valentine's Day.' (AP Photo/Jim Cooper)