‘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 ...
“Germany, we have a problem…” Or: Should anything be done about two bad apples of pseudoscience on the tree of ScienceBlogs.de?
Believe it or not, I hadn’t intended to stir up trouble among the ScienceBlogs collective, both English- and German-speaking. Really. Oh, I’ll admit that there are occasionally times when I actually do mean to stir up trouble. One recent example is ...
The German mainstream magazine Spiegel says:'America Must Learn from Germany Before It Is Too Late'
Spiegel US newsweekly Time writes that the wide range of German economic and social reforms have been ... "the most flexible labor market in the world." Well, well what does that it mean when he says ..... "Above all, he praises the United States ...
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 ...
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.