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German Of The Day: Überraschung!

That means surprise!

As in the circus has just come to town?

Clinton circus has become too much, even for political junkies

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German Of The Day: Neinsager

That means people who always say no first and ask question later. You know, like when it comes to maybe having the Olympics in Berlin in 2024? 48 more words

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The FDP vs. The German Nanny State

Gee. Who’s going to win? Aber immerhin (but still).

… Germans have forgotten what it was like not to be free, and as a result, … 138 more words

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Please Come Back

We miss you. Or at least I do.

The FDP, the traditional king-maker in German politics, lost all of its seats in the national parliament in the 2013 election, leaving conservative Chancellor Angela Merkel little choice but to ally with the center-left Social Democrats. 90 more words

Hurt Feelings

Germany Best Brand Ever!

I mean nation. Sorry, Germans. I mean country.

Germany knocks USA off Best Nation top spot after 5 years

At least according to something called the Anholt-GfK Roper Nation Brands Index, that is. 47 more words

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German Of The Day: Der Elende Rest

That means “the miserable remnants” and that’s what singer-songwriter and former East German dissident Wolf Biermann just called SED leftovers the Left Party today at a ceremony commemorating the fall of the Berlin Wall. 38 more words

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