Subject: Re: Why should I say "Cheese"?
On 2017-11-29 03:41:56 +0000, PeterN said:
> On 11/28/2017 4:11 AM, Noons wrote:
>> On 28/11/2017 1:01 @wiz, Savageduck wrote:
>>> On Nov 27, 2017, Whisky-dave wrote
>>> (in article<email@example.com>):
>>>> We're not sure when or where a photographer first asked his or her subjects
>>>> to state the name of the delicious dairy product, but we do know that when
>>>> you say "cheese," the corners of your mouth turn up, your cheeks lift and
>>>> your teeth show. It looks like a smile, and since smiling is what we do in
>>>> pictures, the instruction seems pretty practical.
>>>> I wonder how this works in other languages .
>>>> I'll ask some foreigners I know.
>>> Neither the Portuguese queijo, nor the Spanish queso fit.
>> In Portugal it's customary to say "honest politician".
>> Guaranteed at least a smirk...
> The expression, "honest politician", sounds like an oxymoron.
That's a cheesy remark. You could put yourself up on a bill, you know!