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Germans Discover "Text Neck"

Only they call it “Handynacken,” which sounds a whole lot worse because, well, it is. Just look at those lightning bolt thingies flashing around down there, for instance. 130 more words


Germany Celebrates 60th Year In NATO

By maybe-possibly-perhaps increasing its current expenditure of 1.2 percent of German GDP on its military. Maybe, like I said. Hard to say for sure. They don’t want to overdo it or anything, … 72 more words


It CAN Happen Here?

Or it’s certainly getting a whole lot closer, at least. They are not going to stop until they are right up in your face, my friends. 31 more words


More Negativity

But it ain’t nothing new, folks.

More than half of Germans (53 percent) said they did not believe the United States government respects the personal freedoms of its people, according to a Pew Research Center report published on Tuesday. 37 more words


Gimme A G! Gimme An R!

As time ticks down for a deal, Athens and the lenders remain at odds over how far Greece is willing to bend to meet demands for austerity in exchange for funds desperately needed to avoid a default. 84 more words


Communication Breakdown

It’s always the same.

Havin’ a nervous breakdown, a-drive me insane.

“I’m taking a German course this summer, then I’m emigrating.”


Mutti Looks Mad

Some say it has something to do with Greece or something.

A small majority of Germans now want Greece out of the single currency, while an overwhelming majority believe that Europe shouldn’t offer Athens any new concessions to keep it in the bloc, according to a new poll from the German broadcaster ZDF. 7 more words