‘The Onion’ uses the k-word
People are talking about the fact that The Onion used the word “kike” to mock the refusal by Dan Snyder to change the name of the Washington Redskins. Snyder is Jewish, and the Onion headlines its story, “Redskins’ Kike Owner Refuses To Change Team ...
Noah's Ark discovery raises flood of questions
So, why does this new discovery matter ... (This is important because at the end of the story, Noah offers sacrifices – which, if he only brought one pair of each animal, would mean that, after saving them all from the Flood, he then proceeded to ...
Nuclear futures: renewables blossom in Germany’s post-nuclear vision
Three days after the news ... drew a line under German nuclear power. The seven oldest nuclear power plants in Germany were immediately taken off the grid, and two months later the government made this permanent. The remaining German nuclear power plants ...
How German came to have such ridiculously long words (cute video)
They just cram all the thoughts together to make a much more convenient word ... there’s a translation below the video. Just to get your started the girl’s name is Barbara, and she’s known for her rhubarb cake – rhubarb in German is Rhabarber.
Does the Holocaust belong to Jews?
On 12 Jan in “Estland denkt über Ehrung der Waffen-SS nach” it ... Die Welt title in German I would translate as “Estonia is thinking about honoring the Waffen-SS after [70 years].” No “outrage” in the German title, nor does “push to honor ...