Erdoğan: As they say in Spanish: ¡Qué oso!

20 Sep

“So, what does ‘qué oso’ mean in Spanish? In most Latin American countries, this phrase is slang for ‘How embarrassing’. is also used in awkward situations where you have made a fool of yourself.” [My emphases]

It literally means: “What a bear!” Some sources say it originally comes from Madrileño drug slang for a “bad trip”. Other sources say it’s a reference to the chained dancing bears of the past. Either way…



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