Cadence

29 Oct

Chinatown Jack Nicholson

Forget it, Jake. It’s Chinatown.

does not have the same ring as:

Forget it, Jake. It’s Scotlandtown.

– and definitely not the same as:

Forget it, Jake. It’s the end of town where all the foreign folks live.

Still, I could see a movie being made around:

Forget it, Jake. It’s Jonestown.

Jim Jones

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2 Responses to “Cadence”

  1. Anonymous October 29, 2010 at 13:18 #

    Reminds me of a badly translated line from the Japanese film Monster from a Prehistoric Planet, AKA Gappa, the Triphibian Monster: “The monsters are attacking Tokyo. Fortunately they are attacking the Negro section of town.”

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