Slow Down Memory Loss By Learning German

By Stephen Fuchs on Email @StephenWFuchs

Have you been looking for a good reason to start learning German? A recent study that just came out may give you the boost you need to get started. It is being reported that speaking two or more languages will help delay the onslaught of memory loss as you get …

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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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Did German Almost Become the Official US Language in the 1770’s?

By Darlene Fuchs on Email

The legend usually goes something like this: “In 1776, German came within one vote of becoming America’s official language instead of English.”  It is a story that Germans, German teachers, and many other people like to tell. But is it true? At first glance it may sound plausible. After all, …

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Shitstorm Voted Top English Contribution to the German Language in 2011

By Stephen Fuchs on Email @StephenWFuchs

The Anglicism of the Year contest is organized by the University of Hamburg linguist Anatol Stefanowitsch to recognize English’s contribution every year to the German language, and this years winner was “Shitstorm”.  This word was widely used by Germans in reference to the messy financial crisis in Greece and the Defence Minister …

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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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5 Facebook Pages to Check Out

By Stephen Fuchs on Email @StephenWFuchs

There is no doubt that social media sites such as Facebook and Twitter have changed the way we use the internet and access information.  If businesses and organizations want to get their message out, having a social media presence is crucial.  German organizations are always looking for ways to reach …

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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