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56 posts, 02:25 hrs
The saying, "I'm all right, Jack (eff you!)" is hardly one you'd have needed to keep up to date with to have known. I believe, going by the milder version my father explained to me when I was 5*, it…
104 posts, 01:26 hrs
Making a reproduction of any official certificate not clearly identifiable as a copy (e.g. by overstamping with the word 'Kopie' or of an obviously non-standard appearance in size) carries with it…
3 posts, 01:24 hrs
2b... You need to go to specsavers!! The screw in connection actually says "Antenna", which in my tiny mind depicts that the TV is from a "NON European country"... I suggest USA or Possibly…
148 posts, 23:36 yesterday
I wouldn't call it exposing yourself walking around naked in a change room but some guys could be a little more discreet. Where I went to kur, the pool had co-ed change rooms. We were told that…
7 posts, 22:28 yesterday
To get into university, you need the Abitur, which is the German baccalaureate, or a baccalaureate from another country, e.g. from Croatia. There is no other way to get into university in Germany.
8 posts, 22:09 yesterday
Actually, you got it up your ass. Namely your confused conspiracy theories. Without your mental impotence it would even be possible for you to find tariffs without basic charge (to which I have…
242 posts, 21:51 yesterday
I hope to make a complaint to send to the EU when I have spare time. By complete coincidence during the last few months: Hafeflocken 500g up from 0.39 Euro to 0.49 Euro in all shops. A 25%…
38 posts, 21:26 yesterday
Thanks @Lenny Nero @Brockman @Malt-Teaser and @HH_Sailor The dates of acquistion are confirmed for this month. As advised, wait and watch is the the thing to do. And being under German law helps.
5 posts, 21:19 yesterday
yes, except you won't be getting any refund from the landlord or health insurance because your "usage" was lower for two months eta: but OP you may not get a refund either. If you haven't been in…
167 posts, 21:06 yesterday
The weather in Hamburg is very different from that in Munich. Hamburg weather is very much affected by the North & Baltic seas whilst Munich is in the middle of a continent. If the wind is…
2 posts, 20:40 yesterday
Hi guys, As I don't know anyone here in Hamburg, would anyone of you be interested to meet up and just chill? We could play cards, watch a movie, have a cup of coffee, whatever you want :).
160 posts, 20:36 yesterday
How are the other languages in terms of how easy they are to learn reading/writing? The languages are Turkish & Arabic. Turkish is also phonetic and have similarities with German like the…
2,950 posts, 20:19 yesterday
The NRA have decided to stop selling their 2019 calendar "Girls with Guns" after members complained that it was difficult to masturbate with all the semi naked women in the way of the guns.
288 posts, 19:48 yesterday
Nonsense. As I said the range of the LPG tank (about 540 km) was almost the same as that of the petrol tank. Plus I still had the petrol as a backup. Plus there are lots of LPG stations where I…
6 posts, 19:14 yesterday
Yes, you can. Yes you can do it yourself. Yes, there is software to help you. The bare-bone is ELSTER provided for free by the tax authorities, but to me that's too complicated (probably it is not),…
1,120 posts, 18:41 yesterday
Sorry for your sadness, HEM, but I have never heard of the guy. As my boyfriend would say, "der Hebamme ist nimma Schuld!", or "his death can't be blamed on the midwife". 96 is a good old…
2,276 posts, 18:35 yesterday
Long story short. The house adjoining ours is being torn down. We want somebody to come and take a look at the wall & roof after the work is done to assess what needs to be done to make sure…
20 posts, 17:51 yesterday
I stopped running a while ago. Back then I had terrible knee pain from jogging. After analyzing my gait they recommended a pair of shoes with very high arches because my feet rolled inwards while…
4 posts, 17:01 yesterday
Just gooogled and yes, you're right. I hadn't heard of this until just now. Only documents as international letters But it doesn't have to be a "Paket", up to 2kg can be Päckchen for €8.89
15 posts, 16:37 yesterday
This week we have a Toytown reservation for 7:30 pm at Maharani, Rottmannstr 24, 80333 München. Nearest station: U1 Stiglmaierplatz or 20, 21 tram. 1. ex-essex (Paul) 2. Please copy/paste…
1,741 posts, 15:00 yesterday
Yeah. They may even charge you for both apartments. Duty to stop paying for a given apartment only stops when you notify them of the move. So it's better to do it yourself. There's an online form…
25 posts, 14:22 yesterday
I had to hire a lawyer against them because they refused to pay when it came time to using it. Was a huge stress on top of an ongoing court case and my Lawyers had to stop working on the case.
3 posts, 14:18 yesterday
Down is SB land, there is also the Free to air satelite stations that COULD be received if a dish was possible... Then there is the options for UK sky too... UK sky with a VPN allows all shows to…
10 posts, 13:20 yesterday
We are looking for a babysitter for our kids! We are a family of 5 - German, but lived in the US for 4 years. We relocated to Germany some years ago and are looking for a native English speaker who…
63 posts, 12:25 yesterday
Will this quote work for you? I interpreted this correctly or otherwise as a reference to the NRA (special interest group) and money. By "courts", did you mean send flowers, candy, and take the…
15 posts, 12:04 yesterday
Bad luck. I have ordered multi-vitamins several times from the US. A couple times they were stopped at customs but they released them to me at the customs office (Hanau) without further charge.
38 posts, 12:02 yesterday
Thanks a lot 2B, wish you too a very happy new year I have already seen the above links and bookmarked them, but am still a bit nervous if he does not responding to mahnbescheid. Can he file a…
78 posts, 11:57 yesterday
I am also stuck in the same situation, although I don't have a legal insurance. Its been 6.5 months and the landlord is not picking up the call nor responding to mails and not returning the kaution…
6 posts, 11:55 yesterday
Thank Alot Maxie for inputs . Its more difficult to find midwife in frankfurt . We keep on trying from long time by contacting all miwifes we got on internet . We are planning to go with Bürger…
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