Recent Study Shows German Cell Phone Users Don’t Care Where They Take Your Call, Even While In The Bathroom

By Stephen Fuchs on Email @StephenWFuchs

Did you hear a strange echo the last time you called someone in Germany?  Chances are that it wasn’t a problem with your phone.  According to a new study conducted by the Stiftung Internetforschung, 17.5 percent of Germans have no issue taking your call while using the bathroom, and when you …

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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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Dear Tante Lene: How Should I Tip In Germany?

By Darlene Fuchs on Email

Dear Tante Lene, “For good service, I will gladly pay a tip… but how much is appropriate in Germany? And what do I do if I was not satisfied?” Your nephew, Sam H.   Dear Sam, To tip is not only polite in many service occupations but appreciated.  In Germany, restaurant …

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