“How do you say bone-headed play in Spanish?” asks James Ostrowski.
The unlovely but direct translation is, “Pendejada.”
Pardon those with tender ears. When I was a kid in Mexico, a guy gave me a cardboard thing to hang from my ear at parties: “Perdon, pero no oigo pendejadas.”
[“Pardon me, but i don’t listen to bone-headed idiots”]
Worked like a charm.8:40 pm on July 10, 2008 Email Christopher Manion