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  • The japanese expression バックシャン (bakkushan) means a woman that looks better from behind than from the front.

    April 27, 2011

  • This reminds me of an Ogden Nash verse (admittedly back to front):

    Sure, deck your lower limbs in pants:

    Yours are the legs, my sweeting.

    You look divine as you advance;

    Have you seen yourself retreating?

    April 27, 2011

  • From English back + German schön "beautiful", weirdly compounded in Japanese. As a (supposedly) foreign word it is written in katakana.

    April 27, 2011

  • Weird, but it works so well!

    April 27, 2011