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501 German Oddities For Only 99 Cents?

Why that’s, uh, like more than one oddity per cent!

Sale ends Monday.

And you don’t have to use these new-fangled eReader thingies all the time… 20 more words


I Know What You're Thinking

Did he fire 47 shots or only 46?

Well to tell you the truth in all this excitement I kinda lost track myself. But being this is a Heckler & Koch MP5, the baddest little German machine gun in all of Wiesbaden ITSELF and would blow your head clean off, you’ve gotta ask yourself one question: “Do I feel lucky?” Well, do ya, … 59 more words


Where Are Germans The Happiest?

Well if you go by the annual German happiness map, it sure ain’t Berlin. Berliners rank 14th out of 19.

But at least they’re in good bad company. 61 more words


Because They Can

Train drivers’ union GDL called for the next senseless nationwide strike starting tonight. But all they’re really doing here is showing the other train drivers’ unions out there (there are three, I think) who they think is the baddest union what’s in charge. 186 more words


American Security Staff Abuses Asylum Seekers In German Shelter

German authorities are investigating at least two American male security staff for apparent abuse of asylum seekers in their care in a special housing facility in Burbach, Germany. 54 more words


Das Oktoberfest Hat Begonnen!

O’zapft is!

Oktoberfest guests probably don’t want to turn up on this site after their visit: “München kotzt” (Munich pukes) documents the low points of the world’s largest… 23 more words


Why Germans Always Pay Cash?

Like, duh. Because they’re the ones who have it all.

But the real point isn’t that Germans love cash. It’s that—for the same historical reasons—they loathe debt. 75 more words