Often when I am contemplating my future as an unemployed Ausländer living in a Socialist country, I try to think of industries I could exploit. Take for instance, Water, and I am not talking about some actor’s cruddy idea for a movie either. Instead, I am referring to an industry that has convincingly decided, water is best served in bottles with a hint of carbonation. Now, entire societies are dependent upon a carbonated beverage for sustainability. I am still baffled how someone can chug carbonated water after a nice workout; they add a hint of sodium to the water to ensure you are always slightly thirsty. In the words Read more
Posts Tagged With: German Culture
This is how it went down, I have deposited myself on Anja’s couch to survey the Birthday crowd, I mean literally survey our friends with a hypothetical question. You see, I have been in Germany less than 3 weeks now, and I don’t feel entirely comfortable with some of the ground rules for cultural interaction.
For instance, in Germany you respect your elders, even the unknowns. So if your jive walking Read more