Survey Says: Germans Choose TV Over Sex

By Stephen Fuchs on Email @StephenWFuchs

Well Germany is officially Americanized. In a survey conducted by Hamburg’s “Stiftung für Zukunftsfragen” (Foundation for Future Studies), personal interviews were done with 3,000 Germans aged 14 and older asking what it is they enjoy doing after a day of work or school, and 97 percent favored just sitting back alone …

Sources: DW

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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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Germans Will Soon Be Get To Tune In To Fallon’s Tonight Show

By Stephen Fuchs on Email @StephenWFuchs

Just as Germany’s iconic late night host Stefan Raab broadcast his last show this week, Germany will have a new late night favorite to look forward to as Jimmy Fallon’s Tonight Show will start airing on German TV five nights a week in January. ARD’s Einsfestival will be bringing the …

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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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Groundbreaking First Season of ‘Deutschland 83’ Now Available On DVD

By Stephen Fuchs on Email @StephenWFuchs

Germany’s groundbreaking Cold War spy series ‘Deutschland 83’ made history by being the first German language TV series to premier in America in June on SundanceTV and today the first season of the hit show is available to own on DVD. ‘Deutschland 83’, the gripping coming-of-age story set within a suspenseful thriller, …

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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Nearly Half of German TV Viewers Engage In Second Screen Experience

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According to a new survey done by cable operator Kabel Deutschland, 43% of the German TV audience is embracing the second screen experience while watching their favorite programs.  This includes using either a smartphone, tablet, or laptop to engage in some form with what they are watching. Second screen experiences are …

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 Couch Potatoes Are On the Rise

By Stephen Fuchs on Email @StephenWFuchs

A recent study shows that Germany once again beat their previous years record for the amount of time they spend watching TV.  In 2011, the average German over the age of three viewed 225 minutes (3 hours and 45 minutes) of TV per day, which is two minutes more than …

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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