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|Literally: “to buy soy sauce; to fill up the soy sauce bottle in one's household”.|
Popular Internet meme popularised in 2008 by a man-on-the-street's response to a television reporter's question about a recent celebrity photo scandal, to which the man replied, "What's it got to do with me? I'm here to buy soy sauce."
- Usually used to express one's reluctance to discuss sensitive issues, sometimes in a jocular or sarcastic fashion.