Archive for March, 2007

20 things to keep in mind when visiting Germany

Saturday 24 March 2007 @ 6:52 pm

1. We know beer - you don’t.
I don’t know who labeled your dishwater “beer”, but it’s misleading. When you order a beer in Germany - don’t expect it to be ice cold. And yes, the foam is intended to be there.
2. The Autobahn
This much is true: On the autobahn no speed limit sign actually means […]

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Make him pay - he wants it

Friday 23 March 2007 @ 5:15 pm

On Harpzon. com Mitchell posted an article about charity. While that might not be special, he made a very special offer: For every comment you leave, he will donate $ 10 to charity.
What are you waiting for? Go there & leave a comment. $10 for a good cause should be worth 1 minute of your […]

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John Chow - The root of dietary evil

Friday 23 March 2007 @ 4:32 pm

Yes, we know he is evil, but did you know he is so evil, he can ruin your strict diet? Well, look an this and tell me you’re not hungry. Delicious, huh?
Enjoy your meal
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I dislike: Twitter

Thursday 22 March 2007 @ 6:31 pm

Maybe I am just old-fashioned, but I have no interest in people telling me when they have to take a dump, where they aquired their latest STD or what they had for dinner. I especially don’t care for information like that, if it is written IM-style. Let’s open the frontpage and see what people write:

Waiting […]

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Language: hell

Wednesday 21 March 2007 @ 5:42 pm

When you say “It looks like hell outside”, it is not the same as a German saying “Es ist hell draussen”. The “hell” you are talking about is “Hölle” in German (hope you can see the Umlaut-O). The German word “hell” has a much lighter meaning - exactly that: light, bright. Unless he tells you […]

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