(j’un-ken-POH) Pidgin for rock, paper scissors from the Japanese jan ken pon. How you choose who picks first, does the dishes, or buys the round. As a kid on Maui we’d swing our closed fist in time with a chanted rhyme and shoot three times for a two out of three win:Junkenpo (shoot), I can show (shoot), Wailuku, Wailuku, Bomb, bomb, SHOW! (shoot)
English: Todd, let’s do rock, paper, scissors to see who has to stay and babysit.
Pidgin: Junkenpo, brah. Loser sits, winner splits.
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