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Why’s Owning a 2018 World Cup German Jersey So Expensive?

By Stephen Fuchs on Email @StephenWFuchs

If Germany’s first official match against Mexico in the 2018 World Cup didn’t dampen your mood, perhaps throwing down $90 to buy your very own German team jersey will. As Germany hopefully advances further into the competition, demand for the popular German jersey is expected to follow, but at such …

Sources: Statista, T-Online

Photos: Adidas, Statista

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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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Volkswagen (VW) Altas Tanoak Concept Pickup

VW and Ford Form Alliance, Start With Developing Commercial Vehicles

By Stephen Fuchs on Email @StephenWFuchs

Despite plenty of chatter about US President Donald Trump looking at ways to keep German vehicles out of the U.S., German automaker Volkswagen (VW) isn’t showing any sign of fear as it was revealed on Tuesday that the company would be entering into an alliance with American automaker Ford to …

Sources: Volkswagen

Photo: Volkswagen AG

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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 Music videos - Culcha Candela

8 New German Music Videos: Culcha Candela, Clueso, and more

By Stephen Fuchs on Email @StephenWFuchs

Finding the latest German music videos, let alone new German music in general, can be a royal pain in the ass. We know! But we have made it one of our missions to end that nonsense and as a result, we are bearing the pain for you so you can …

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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Oktoberfest beer prices heading above 11 euros

Oktoberfest Beer to Surpass €11 for the First Time in 2018

By Stephen Fuchs on Email @StephenWFuchs

The city of Munich broke the news on Wednesday that beer prices at this year’s upcoming Oktoberfest — September 22 through October 7 — will be seeing a higher than expected price increase with the average cost for a one-liter mug crossing the €11 mark for the first time. In …

Sources: Frankfurter Allgemeine Zeitung

Photo: Christian Benseler [Flickr]

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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World Cup 2018 Ball and Trophy

Who Will Win the 2018 World Cup? Public Oppinion vs Statistical Odds

By Stephen Fuchs on Email @StephenWFuchs

The 2018 FIFA World Cup in Russia official gets underway today and football fans around the world are throwing in their opinions as to which team will walk away as champions after the four and a half week battle. Does Germany have what it takes to be the first team …

Sources: Ipsos & Goldman Sachs via Statista

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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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Karin Pfeiff-Boschek Pies

How One Creative Baker From Germany Perfected the American Pie

By Stephen Fuchs on Email @StephenWFuchs

There’s nothing more American than the apple pie, and while savory cakes far out rule the pie in Germany, the country may just be home to one of the most artistic piemakers in the world. Karin Pfeiff-Boschek, who lives with her American-born husband outside of Frankfurt, has gained worldwide recognition …

Sources: Instagram, The Washington Post

Photo: Karin Pfeiff-Boschek

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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German Music Videos - Gorilla Funk

11 New German Music Videos: Gorilla Funk, Mark Forster, and more

By Stephen Fuchs on Email @StephenWFuchs

Finding the latest German music videos, let alone new German music in general, can be a royal pain in the ass. We know! But we have made it one of our missions to end that nonsense and as a result, we are bearing the pain for you so you can …

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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World Cup 2018: Team Deutschland Shuffle

Cheer On Team Germany With the Ultimate World Cup 2018 Party Playlist

By Stephen Fuchs on Email @StephenWFuchs

With the 2018 World Cup in Russia just days away, now is the time to start planning your party and viewing schedule so that you don’t miss a minute of the action — at least the German action. To help you get in the mood or score points for your …

Sources: Spotify, Apple Music

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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Neue Schlager Weekly Playlist

Schlager Fans: Tune In To Your New Favorite Weekly Audio Program

By Stephen Fuchs on Email @StephenWFuchs

Love it or hate it, Schlager music is and always will be a part of German music culture, and for those of you who fall into the “love it” camp, we have a brand new weekly audio playlist that will surely become your favorite source of the latest and greatest …

Sources: Spotify, Apple Music

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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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Uber JUMP set to launch in Berlin and Munich by summer's end

Uber’s German Persistance Continues With JUMP Electric Bike-Sharing

By Stephen Fuchs on Email @StephenWFuchs

As Uber tried to bring its successful ride-hailing service to Europe over the last several years, the American company has faced battle after battle with local governments pushing back. Germany has been towards the top of the company’s enemy list — only Berlin and Munich remain service areas — but …

Sources: Reuters

Photo: Uber JUMP

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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