German Ads You’ll Want to Watch (001)

Skip the Skip: 5 German Ads You’ll Want to Watch (#1)

By Stephen Fuchs on Email @StephenWFuchs

We’ve searched the web to find the best commercials coming out of Germany. Why? Who doesn’t love taking a look into the marketing adventures of a foreign land. Here’s your chance to see 5 German ads that probably have real Germans waiting for the ‘Skip’ to appear. OTTO: Father and Son This …

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Stephen founded German Pulse and LGBT Germany out of a passion to introduce Americans to a Germany that goes beyond beer and polka (although with enough beer he has been known to polka it up a bit). He's a coffee addict, lover of wine and good times, a hit in the kitchen and editor of TV commercials. You can follow him on Twitter (@StephenWFuchs) to find out a lot more.
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German Crash Test

Watch The Disturbing Way Germany Used to Crash Test Cars

By Stephen Fuchs on Email @StephenWFuchs

When crash tests are done on the latest vehicles, safety is the main goal. We are all familiar with the crash test dummies that sit comfortably in the seat waiting for that moment of impact that determines their fate, but what if those dummies weren’t so dumb… or at least …

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Stephen founded German Pulse and LGBT Germany out of a passion to introduce Americans to a Germany that goes beyond beer and polka (although with enough beer he has been known to polka it up a bit). He's a coffee addict, lover of wine and good times, a hit in the kitchen and editor of TV commercials. You can follow him on Twitter (@StephenWFuchs) to find out a lot more.
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DW Bloopers

DW Exposes A Year of Mistakes in 2017 Blooper Reel

By Stephen Fuchs on Email @StephenWFuchs

While most news agencies try to pass off a reality of perfection, Germany’s Deutsche Welle (DW) isn’t afraid to show off their moments of on-camera failures. To start off the new year, DW released a video on social media that contains some of their blooper highlights from 2017 and while …

Sources: DW (Twitter)

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Stephen founded German Pulse and LGBT Germany out of a passion to introduce Americans to a Germany that goes beyond beer and polka (although with enough beer he has been known to polka it up a bit). He's a coffee addict, lover of wine and good times, a hit in the kitchen and editor of TV commercials. You can follow him on Twitter (@StephenWFuchs) to find out a lot more.
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Flula Conan Christmas

Watch Flula Educate Conan on the Wild and Delicious German Christmas Traditions

By Stephen Fuchs on Email @StephenWFuchs

Flula Borg is an amazing gift to German comedy and thankfully for us American’s, Conan O’Brien thinks so too and has the German star on as a frequent guest on his late night show. On last night’s CONAN, Flula was on to give a rundown on some of Germany’s popular …

Sources: Team Coco

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Stephen founded German Pulse and LGBT Germany out of a passion to introduce Americans to a Germany that goes beyond beer and polka (although with enough beer he has been known to polka it up a bit). He's a coffee addict, lover of wine and good times, a hit in the kitchen and editor of TV commercials. You can follow him on Twitter (@StephenWFuchs) to find out a lot more.
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Bewegtes Land - Train Shark

Did Germany Create One of the Most Entertaining Train Rides?

By Stephen Fuchs on Email @StephenWFuchs

On today’s trains, passengers are most likely looking down at their phones while the beautiful landscapes rush by outside their windows, so when an artist in Germany thought of what it could take to peel their eyes away from their devices, “Bewegtes Land” was born and it might just go down in …

Sources: Bewegtes Land, DW

Photo: Datenstrudel

Stephen Fuchs
Stephen founded German Pulse and LGBT Germany out of a passion to introduce Americans to a Germany that goes beyond beer and polka (although with enough beer he has been known to polka it up a bit). He's a coffee addict, lover of wine and good times, a hit in the kitchen and editor of TV commercials. You can follow him on Twitter (@StephenWFuchs) to find out a lot more.
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Merkel Sings on campaign trail

Watch as Merkel Lets Loose Singing for Votes in Berlin

By Stephen Fuchs on Email @StephenWFuchs

Intentional or not, German Chancellor Angela Merkel typically comes across strict, stiff and orderly with few glimpses of real emotion, but as she fights for a run at a fourth term in office, she let her guard down a bit during a campaign event this past week, using German jazz singer Uschi …

Sources: Bastian Brauns, Express

Stephen Fuchs
Stephen founded German Pulse and LGBT Germany out of a passion to introduce Americans to a Germany that goes beyond beer and polka (although with enough beer he has been known to polka it up a bit). He's a coffee addict, lover of wine and good times, a hit in the kitchen and editor of TV commercials. You can follow him on Twitter (@StephenWFuchs) to find out a lot more.
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YouTuber teaches proper pronunciations for German cars

YouTuber Schools Viewers on Proper German Car Pronunciations

By Stephen Fuchs on Email @StephenWFuchs

Have you been saying the names of your favorite German cars correctly? Don’t look like a fool in front of your other German friends by making the unforgivable mispronunciation of BMW or Porsche, because nobody wants to hear that, and come on… how hard can it be? A German YouTuber for …

Sources: Speed Comparer

Stephen Fuchs
Stephen founded German Pulse and LGBT Germany out of a passion to introduce Americans to a Germany that goes beyond beer and polka (although with enough beer he has been known to polka it up a bit). He's a coffee addict, lover of wine and good times, a hit in the kitchen and editor of TV commercials. You can follow him on Twitter (@StephenWFuchs) to find out a lot more.
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Lederhosen Breakdance

Watch These Breakdancers Make Lederhosen Cool for 4 Minutes

By Stephen Fuchs on Email @StephenWFuchs

German lederhosen have their time and place, and aren’t year-long attire like your local German club’s summer picnic might have you believing, but there are some exceptions to the rule from time to time like five men showing that the leather pants are good for more than the traditional schuhplattler by …

Sources: DDC Breakdance

Stephen Fuchs
Stephen founded German Pulse and LGBT Germany out of a passion to introduce Americans to a Germany that goes beyond beer and polka (although with enough beer he has been known to polka it up a bit). He's a coffee addict, lover of wine and good times, a hit in the kitchen and editor of TV commercials. You can follow him on Twitter (@StephenWFuchs) to find out a lot more.
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Johanna Quaas German Gymnast

Watch This 91-Year-Old German Gymnast Wow the Crowds

By Stephen Fuchs on Email @StephenWFuchs

You generally don’t expect the elderly to pull of moves in life that make you feel completely unaccomplished, but there are the few who do just that, including German gymnast Johanna Quaas, who at the age of 91 is showing off her skills as if she was 21. Footage has surfaced …

Sources: YouTube

Stephen Fuchs
Stephen founded German Pulse and LGBT Germany out of a passion to introduce Americans to a Germany that goes beyond beer and polka (although with enough beer he has been known to polka it up a bit). He's a coffee addict, lover of wine and good times, a hit in the kitchen and editor of TV commercials. You can follow him on Twitter (@StephenWFuchs) to find out a lot more.
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Rundfunk-Tanzorchester Ehrenfeld perform Daft Punk cover

Watch This: German Orchestra Gives Daft Punk Impressive Makeover

By Stephen Fuchs on Email @StephenWFuchs

Daft Punk, one of the most successful electronic pop groups performing today, got a bit of a makeover this week when the Rundfunk-Tanzorchester Ehrenfeld orchestra performed an impressive cover of the group’s  2001 hit Harder, Better, Faster, Stronger on Germany’s Neo Magazin Royale late night talk show. This weeks performance wasn’t a first for the …

Sources: YouTube

Stephen Fuchs
Stephen founded German Pulse and LGBT Germany out of a passion to introduce Americans to a Germany that goes beyond beer and polka (although with enough beer he has been known to polka it up a bit). He's a coffee addict, lover of wine and good times, a hit in the kitchen and editor of TV commercials. You can follow him on Twitter (@StephenWFuchs) to find out a lot more.
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