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Remember The Seven Million Dollar Man?

Well they’ve got a 1.1 billion Eurofighter over here. Lawsuit, I mean.

Austria is seeking as much as 1.1 billion euros ($1.16 billion) from Eurofighter Jagdflugzeug GmbH and its main shareholder, Airbus Group SE, after a probe concluded the companies deceived the government in a 2003 purchase of fighter jets. 33 more words


435,000 Bottles Of Beer On The Wall

435,000 bottles of beer.

Expensive bottles of imported beer. No, make that deported beer.

“We carried over 435,000 cases into the new year and we want to have dealt with those this spring.” 26 more words



Beautiful German weapon sale of the week.

Because somebody has to admire them.

“We are extremely pleased and proud that we managed to convince Norway of the superiority of our proven technology.”


Diplomacy Is Everything

Just ask Donald Trump (after he gets off the phone with Australia). He and the new German foreign minister Sigmar Gabriel (SPD) ought to get along just fine. 102 more words


Café for the Future _ Task 4

Here’s my reflections on Task 4

a) 5 hard facts on my café topic idea

Even though it asks for 5 facts only, I have found a few more: 211 more words


What Does Reality Have To Do With Anything?

We Germans don’t care that “Germany isn’t an ideal place for solar and wind power.” We’re green. And we’re going to stay green and pay green (one of the highest electricity rates in the developed world) until we’re green in the face. 118 more words


The selfish are winning... Mind. Blown.

I noticed something quite interesting. I spotted a few selfish and watched and watched, and trust me, people are more interesting to watch than you would probably think. 1,618 more words