Here is an interesting billboard for Cell Phone Repair we found in Koblenz that is funny no matter what language you speak. I am not sure what the censors would get more worked up about……. ……too much boob, the thong, or the cell phone in a butt! *”Handy im Arsch?” literally translates to “Cell phone … More Things You Don’t See In America #5
Here is a billboard in Trier, Germany for Sunpoint tanning salon. I don’t know about you, but I am pretty sure the pitchforks and torches would come out for the protests this billboard would cause. I mean, if the producers of The Client List toned down their advertising campaign (article) because too many people were offended by … More Things You Don’t See in America #4
One of the greatest things about being a bilingual family is the hilarity of the language differences. Here is a picture of an electrical supply store with a very electrifying name. I have been laughing at this for years, so I thought I would share it with you. Casinos to Castles may have already seen it though, if they’ve … More Things You Don’t See in America #3
One of the things I love about Germany is the long-standing and deep-rooted culture, with many traditions that remain firmly intact. I actually think this is even more amazing in this day and age when smartphones and reality tv rule the public consciousness. Now I am not knocking American traditions mind you. Well, except Thanksgiving maybe. … More German Traditions, Turkey, and the TSA
The second installment of “Things You Don’t See In America” is also the sequal to my previous post “Nude or Prude“. All of the following were found at our local home improvement store, but there were no heart attacks or boycotts! This first picture either isn’t a big deal or I am waaaaay more used to Germany than … More Things You Don’t See In America #2
The monster line at Aldi, because tomorrow is a holiday!
So we were watching TV the other day and I saw the strangest thing. Well, for some of you it might be strange, and 7 years ago it was for me too. But these days it actually commonplace around here. Yep, just the same-ol same-ol. Move along, nothing to see here. La-dee-da. While normal to … More Nude or Prude?
Did you know you can have hamburgers delivered in Berlin? I have never had hamburgers delivered. Ever. In my entire life. And I come from the land of hamburgers! Now, it is possible that somewhere in America they deliver hamburgers. But I have never seen it. Come to think of it, I haven’t lived in … More There’s a hamburger in Berlin!
The Berlin Wall is being torn down. That sounds like something straight out of 1989, right? Well guess what, it is being torn down again. Now. In the year 2013. But this time NOBODY should be happy about it! Do I have your attention yet? The East Side Gallery. At 1.3 kilometers, it is the longest … More They are tearing down history in Berlin!
Mardi Gras. New Orleans. Partying. Drinking. Flashing. Boobs. CHAOS! Let me start by saying that I have never been to Mardi Gras in New Orleans, so I have no idea what actually goes on there. But thanks to Joe Francis and his Girls Gone Wild commercials, what I think of when I hear the words Mardi Gras is women … More Fasching. It’s Mardis Gras without the boobs!