You really have to be a Spanish language geek to understand why the following viral video (over 2 million views on Facebook in less than 24 hours) is so flipping funny. It is all about dubbing from English to Spanish, particularly for a certain cable channel (see below). For all of you who grew up in places where English-language TV was dubbed into Spanish, this one’s for you:
And for those keeping score, the two young women captured the incredibly bad dubbing from Discovery en español (as well as TLC, which is part of the Discovery family). Here are some examples:
By the way, the mocking of Discovery en español dubbing is kind of a niche-like Internet thing. Who knew?