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66 posts, 19:45 hrs
I seem young - thank you. Whereas you can reply with the sole intent of insulting me and say "nah nah nah nah you sound like a little kid!!" and say it in a way as to convince yourself that you are…
60 posts, 19:24 hrs
I could if I used them permanently. I however use them mostly for driving (legally required, and also for safety), so the glasses are kept in my car. If I break them ever, then it will be together…
7 posts, 19:04 hrs
I´d demand damage compensation for loss of salary (if that´s why one parent can´t start working) or having to pay for a Tagesmutter (not sure though whether they´d owe you some). That might make them…
4 posts, 18:55 hrs
 It's a bird! It's a plane. No, it's Bake This improv!! You're in store for an adventure. Come and watch Bake This turn your suggestions into a superhero story! There may be love, fighting, a show…
18 posts, 18:49 hrs
I got married a few years ago (similar to your situation Brit marrying a German) and so things changed. But in short I had to get the full birth certificate as been mentioned above, (came from…
27 posts, 18:24 hrs
As I understand it (having never been forced to do it myself, so this is from reading discussions not 1st hand) the whole thing is a charade with scripted questions and answers with no pretense at…
191 posts, 18:04 hrs
"Taking the piss"? I think maybe you and I have different definitions for that phrase. He insulted, belittled, and used the disability of another human being. That is not "taking the piss" in my…
29 posts, 17:31 hrs
It doesn't explain what did he want to do with non registered weapon in Vienna airport. Ok, let's assume for a moment the Vienna incident was unrelated to his refugee/Bundeswehr activities.
6 posts, 17:00 hrs
I just wanted to update this post, in case anyone is till searching for a Naturopath in Berlin. In Germany, they have Heilpraktiker(in)s, which are essentially alternative care providers, and there…
13 posts, 16:21 hrs
Which is wrong as has also been mentioned. Ask Telekom support if you have trouble. telekomhilft.t... Maybe it is turned off in the setup? telekomhilft.tel... Classic Call-By-Call is only…
24 posts, 16:11 hrs
As some of you will know, I recently changed to Magenta Entertain L from Entertain Comfort (both Dt. Telekom). However, as I have also mentioned here, call-by-call is now impossible with Magenta L…
16 posts, 15:01 hrs
Yes, the first series was the best - it was an adaptation of the novel. The second series was written by someone else..not so good. The third series was called Chocky's Children and was rubbish
39 posts, 14:34 hrs
Children born on or after 1 January 2000 to non-German parents acquire German citizenship at birth if at least one parent: has a permanent residence permit and has been residing in Germany for at…
14 posts, 14:17 hrs
This looks amazing! I wish I could make it! Something that might be interesting for this group...there is a presentation on May 8th on "Adventuring in the Alps." It will be in the climbing hall…
376 posts, 14:00 hrs
That would be a "hard reset". The combination in Android is is either Power + Volume Down or Power + Volume Up depending on the phone. There are other combinations, for example to bring the…
33 posts, 13:55 hrs
Round here you are more likely to be seen as a privileged waster if you choose to not work and look after your kids, which I find an equally crap attitude. Balance would be nice.
8 posts, 13:24 hrs
I agree with the be very clear about expectations part. That holds true forever, by the way. Getting it in writing might seem extreme, but it's a handy way of pointing out 12 months from now "hey, I…
1 posts, 12:57 hrs
Hi I am looking for a English speaking dog trainer to do some 1 on 1 work with my dog. He is two years old and the one issue we can't stop is him licking and eating stuff on walks and he is…
3 posts, 12:02 hrs
As an Indian having driven for over 15 years in India and US (my mistake was that I never renewed the US license), I can only say that you would need to go the full nine yards (theory and practical…
109 posts, 11:58 hrs
I too see a pattern here. Parental best intentions can in fact be the most damaging in the early years. Grundschule kids, in my opinion, should be allowed to enjoy their childhood. Fun, friends,…
888 posts, 11:02 hrs
What's this for? This is the link to a youtube channel from some russian homeopathy club. Correct (flat world comment aside). The more properly conducted studies, the better. Source.
283 posts, 08:36 hrs
When Muslims stop following the religion that is homophobic, racist, undemocratic and misogynistic, then maybe some of us will stop criticizing it. Until that - if you don't like freedom of speech…
158 posts, 07:32 hrs
Well for starter, you CAN inform us whether you speak German, where you went to law school, and what type of law you are interested in practicing? Generally there is little need overseas for…
67 posts, 07:11 hrs
I don't think that's a very good analogy--in a grassland, you can walk around the poop if you "watch your step", but in a public office you generally have no choice about which bureaucrat/employee…
10 posts, 07:02 hrs
WTF, do I need to know the secret handshake and have my decoder ring handy was well? I explicitly asked both DSL providers about one year contracts and both said that two years was the shortest. What…
40 posts, 03:41 hrs
Don't worry. As @Smaug said, its not unusual. A few points to bear in mind. If you don't know the relative by sight personally you should ask him to show you his Perso just to confirm he is…
17 posts, 02:55 hrs
I knew a couple where the wife felt that that the man should pay for everything. She decided not to work at least until the kids had moved out of the house. She also inherited properties that she…
52 posts, 23:05 yesterday
Yep, remember this myself. Searching for anything that happened before The Change is like looking for a dead mouse in a slurry pit, though, so I have no confidence that either of us is actually going…
2,543 posts, 22:11 yesterday
Chicken thighs actually are available in the Netto supermarket for next to nothing, as everybody wants chicken breast. I can take you to the Metro if you want to check there.
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