Recently, I convinced a good friend of mine to hop on the bandwagon and try out online dating. He was having trouble finding the right kind of girl, but as a young german male, that was the least of his worries. That’s because the Germans do not have anything like the well-defined rules and rituals for […]
When cultures clash, one of two things can happen: frustration, animosity, disdain for the other side; or with a little understanding of the beliefs and values motivating the behavior of each side, surprise, and something like hilarity. In most cases, the expectations of each side are simply not met, or worse, thoroughly oppose. This can lead to amusing anecdotes when one digs a little deeper into the confusion.
This is a blog that aims to dig.