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If there’s nothing left to improve, make something up

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Shaving has become as normal as brushing our teeth. It’s part of our morning routine, we do it in the shower without thinking about it. But did you know that the expected shaving… Continue reading

Hulu, Netflix, iTunes – a real alternative to illegal streaming?

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Having read so much about online piracy made me think about why it actually exists. Is it because people enjoy stealing and get a kick out of breaking the rules? Or is it… Continue reading

Online Piracy: What do you think?

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In my last post I talked about the ‘winners’ and the ‘losers’ of online piracy. Since actual figures, at least of the losses, are so hard to pin down, this distinction may be… Continue reading

Online Piracy: Economy Boost or Kill?

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Being a hopeless movie and tv show addict myself, I know how hard it is to wait for a new film. Especially because I live in Germany, where every release is delayed by… Continue reading

Shopping and selling at parties: A new old trend

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Two weeks ago, I was invited to a dildoparty. My reaction: embarassment. I felt like a giggling 12 year old who even thinks that the word pen has a sexual connotation. How was… Continue reading

Damon vs Stefan, McDreamy vs McSexy, Rick vs Shane – How tv shows dominate my life

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Night is starting to fall as they’re walking through the woods looking for the escaped hostage. You could cut the tension with a knife, but we’re still hoping that they will get past… Continue reading

Aldi vs Aldi

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Before I moved to Berlin, I was aware of the foreign land of Aldi Nord (North), but I was always lucky enough to live below the Aldi equator where I could enjoy shopping… Continue reading

Drowning in a Police Wave – 1. May in Berlin

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Thousands of people are dancing in the streets, drinking Caipirinha for € 3,5 and enjoying the gorgeous weather. I’m screaming „I LOVE Berlin“ every 5 minutes as I am totally amazed by my… Continue reading

How German Sausages contribute to Climate Change

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I’ve been a vegetarian for more than half my life – not the good kind that wants to save the animals though. I just never liked the taste and the thought of eating… Continue reading