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Keep calm and look up the Queen on Wikipedia

in Culture / Entertainment/Philosophies by
The Queen’s portrait in the backstage area of Moritzbastei, Leipzig. Photo: Maximilian Georg

Everything you wanted to know about the Queen of England, the world’s oldest historical people, and politicians’ candy drawers but were afraid to ask.

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On democracies and dictatorships – a reply

in Opinion/Politics by
Mao. Public domain image

Daniel Leon, we need to talk about China.

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German journalists on Trumpocalypse

in Opinion/Politics by

How did the German press immediately react to Trump’s win?

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Still the New World: a German discovers “America”

in Philosophies/Travel by
Old map. Public domain photo

“I left each place with fascination – and bewilderment.”

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Why football succeeds and handball doesn’t

in Opinion/Sports by
Von Steindy (talk) 00:03, 21 January 2010 (UTC) - Eigenes Werk, CC BY-SA 3.0, https://commons.wikimedia.org/w/index.php?curid=9036458

“The reduction of the midfield in handball to something like a racetrack between the goals makes the game resemble a monotonous pendulum.”

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In memoriam: a guide to Bud Spencer films

in Culture / Entertainment/Movies by
Bud Spencer died this summer. Here's a short guide to films in which this legend appears. http://leipglo.com

Perhaps Spencer’s biggest fans don’t live in Italy, or in the U.S., where most of his films are set – but in Germany.

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