There is something really twisted when attempts to translate a language is lost in translation. I recently found this in a Japanese store.
WTF? Does the Japanese know something more about these two items? What a fracked up correlation! This reminds me of high school reading comprehension tests.
Dog :: Food
Barry Manilow :: ?
The answer is.....
According to the Japanese, its frackin ARTICHOKE! And not any type of 'choke but GLOBE artichokes. (I would have guessed D).