society

Schlange zum U-Bahnhof Stadtmitte

I just got back home from work. It took me an hour instead of a half – not that bad considering none of the S-Bahns is running and half the city is paralyzed after the Xavier storm. But what was bad, was how Berliners behaved in the crowd...

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There’s obviously a big taboo around nudity. And I don’t think it makes much sense. Our norms regarding nakedness seem quite arbitrary...

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“Meryl Streep shouldn’t have gotten so political during an entertainment event – it’s not a place for politics”, one has certainly heard a couple of times in the last few days. Geeez, that’s one of the lamest excuses ever. If you don’t agree with someone, but cannot tacle their argument, then just say they shouldn’t be so political...

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