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打酱油 (dǎ jiàngyóu): getting soy sauce
 
打酱油 (dǎ jiàngyóu): getting soy sauce
  
[[File:soy1.jpg|300px|thumb|left|''“What the fuck does it have to do with me? I was just out buying soy sauce.”'']] This means “no comment” or “none of my business.” It is a humorous way for netizens to distance themselves from a sensitive or political topic.
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[[File:soy1.jpg|300px|thumb|left|''“What the f**k does it have to do with me? I was just out buying soy sauce.”'']] This means “no comment” or “none of my business.” It is a humorous way for netizens to distance themselves from a sensitive or political topic.
  
The word came into popular usage after Guangzhou Television interviewed a local resident about the [http://chinadigitaltimes.net/2008/02/hong-kong-singer-in-sex-photos-scandal-to-return-to-face-music/ Edison Chen photo scandal]. The man answered, “What the fuck does it have to do with me? I was just out buying soy sauce.”
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The word came into popular usage after Guangzhou Television interviewed a local resident about the [http://chinadigitaltimes.net/2008/02/hong-kong-singer-in-sex-photos-scandal-to-return-to-face-music/ Edison Chen photo scandal]. The man answered, “What the f**k does it have to do with me? I was just out buying soy sauce.”
  
 
See [[soy sauce committee members]].
 
See [[soy sauce committee members]].

Revision as of 16:56, 6 February 2013

打酱油 (dǎ jiàngyóu): getting soy sauce

“What the f**k does it have to do with me? I was just out buying soy sauce.”

This means “no comment” or “none of my business.” It is a humorous way for netizens to distance themselves from a sensitive or political topic.

The word came into popular usage after Guangzhou Television interviewed a local resident about the Edison Chen photo scandal. The man answered, “What the f**k does it have to do with me? I was just out buying soy sauce.”

See soy sauce committee members.

“Soy sauce leads the people.”
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