Coffee Is The Universal Language

26 Jul

July 26, 2015

Forget Esperanto, espresso is the real universal language.

This great piece of art- done entirely in chalk!- was outside a café in San Juan. I snapped this on my recent trip to the island.

the alien cafe

If anyone speaks Betelgeuse, I’d appreciate a translation.




9 Responses to “Coffee Is The Universal Language”

  1. zathra July 26, 2015 at 1:58 am #

    ” There’s coffee in that nebula ! ” – Captain Katheryn Janeway, ST : Voyager.

    Liked by 1 person

    • bmj2k July 26, 2015 at 2:15 am #

      Now I’ve got her voice stuck in my head. 🙂

      Liked by 1 person

      • zathra July 26, 2015 at 2:38 am #

        Husky voice, she’s also gained a few pounds since VOY, but still easy on the eyes. I DO NOT miss that lame live -action Adult Swim show that she was in, she must’ve been hard up for money. Too bad ST : Voyager didn’t get sponsorship from Folger’s, Maxwell House, or Dunkin Donuts coffee, since Janeway was supposedly a caffeine – o – phile.


  2. Matt Cowan July 26, 2015 at 10:20 am #

    Alright, that place is definitely a trap. Don’t go in there! They probably don’t have any coffe inside. It’s actually a disquised flying saucer that closes up and takes off to the “probe station” as soon as you’re inside the front doors.

    Liked by 1 person

    • bmj2k July 26, 2015 at 1:16 pm #

      That explains my missing time and those odd looking scars.

      Liked by 1 person

  3. allenkeyes July 26, 2015 at 11:05 pm #

    It was an ad for penile enlargement potion written in Interlac.

    Liked by 1 person

    • bmj2k July 26, 2015 at 11:20 pm #

      You wrote that joke yourself, did you Allan? Had plenty of time on your hands? Feeling funny? Well where the heck is the next Fun With Teh (yeah, you’re so original) Internets, ya tool??????


      • bmj2k July 26, 2015 at 11:20 pm #

        Oh, I can’t be mad at you. I love you man!



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