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Google Translate Turns into a Beatbox

It turns out that Google Translate can do way more than translate a foreign business documents, help confused travelers, or decode what your mail order bride is saying, according to Gizmodo.

In fact, if you go to Google Translate and set both language transition settings to German, you've got a good time on your hands. Copy and paste the following into the text box and click "listen":

"pv zk pv pv zk pv zk kz zk pv pv pv zk pv zk zk pzk pzk pvzkpkzvpvzk kkkkkk bsch"

Try a few different languages for various effects. Yeeeeah, boy.

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