Germany is a land of whimsy

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Re: Germany is a land of whimsy

Post by Olaf » 11 Aug 2018, 7:54pm

Here's an interesting cover of Richard Wagner's Walküre

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Re: Germany is a land of whimsy

Post by tepista » 28 Aug 2018, 2:20pm

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Re: Germany is a land of whimsy

Post by Kory » 28 Aug 2018, 2:51pm

Olaf wrote:
11 Aug 2018, 7:54pm
Here's an interesting cover of Richard Wagner's Walküre

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I thought that was two of PiL's Metal Box for a minute.
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Re: Germany is a land of whimsy

Post by Olaf » 29 Aug 2018, 6:03pm

Kory wrote:
28 Aug 2018, 2:51pm
Olaf wrote:
11 Aug 2018, 7:54pm
Here's an interesting cover of Richard Wagner's Walküre

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I thought that was two of PiL's Metal Box for a minute.
The German pressing.

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Re: Germany is a land of whimsy

Post by Kory » 29 Aug 2018, 7:10pm

Olaf wrote:
29 Aug 2018, 6:03pm
Kory wrote:
28 Aug 2018, 2:51pm
Olaf wrote:
11 Aug 2018, 7:54pm
Here's an interesting cover of Richard Wagner's Walküre

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I thought that was two of PiL's Metal Box for a minute.
The German pressing.
I'd like to press that German.
Inder:
Absolutely. Here's another collection of words:

Table salt (spoon hinge)
Octopus (Ukraine)
St. Petersburg (arms)
Ginger beer (cauliflower)
Pat Sajak (PSak)
Lamp post (self evident)
Florida Timeshare (ditto)
Heraclitus (EMI)
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Re: Germany is a land of whimsy

Post by Rat Patrol » 27 Sep 2018, 6:48pm

...because they actually have a noun in their language to describe Ted Cruz:

https://www.urbandictionary.com/define. ... fengesicht
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Re: Germany is a land of whimsy

Post by Dr. Medulla » 13 Oct 2018, 1:34pm

Endut! Hoch Hech!

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Re: Germany is a land of whimsy

Post by Olaf » 13 Oct 2018, 5:37pm

Rat Patrol wrote:
27 Sep 2018, 6:48pm
...because they actually have a noun in their language to describe Ted Cruz:

https://www.urbandictionary.com/define. ... fengesicht
I like that word, though it does sound a bit dated.

Might be a regional thing, too, I think I'd rather use the term Hackfresse.

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Re: Germany is a land of whimsy

Post by Dr. Medulla » 24 Oct 2018, 6:15pm

Endut! Hoch Hech!

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Re: Germany is a land of whimsy

Post by 101Walterton » 24 Oct 2018, 7:56pm

Olaf wrote:
13 Oct 2018, 5:37pm
Rat Patrol wrote:
27 Sep 2018, 6:48pm
...because they actually have a noun in their language to describe Ted Cruz:

https://www.urbandictionary.com/define. ... fengesicht
I like that word, though it does sound a bit dated.

Might be a regional thing, too, I think I'd rather use the term Hackfresse.
Backpfeifengesicht is not going to catch on like schadenfreude did, too hard to pronounce.

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Re: Germany is a land of whimsy

Post by Rat Patrol » 24 Oct 2018, 10:32pm

Dr. Medulla wrote:
24 Oct 2018, 6:15pm
Whimsy, with mild cannibalism: https://deadspin.com/german-soccer-play ... 1829975627
If German cannibals have taught me anything over the years, the incident had to have been exceedingly polite. :hmm:
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Re: Germany is a land of whimsy

Post by Olaf » 28 Oct 2018, 7:35pm

Dr. Medulla wrote:
24 Oct 2018, 6:15pm
Whimsy, with mild cannibalism: https://deadspin.com/german-soccer-play ... 1829975627
Yeah, the Kreisliga is pretty rough.

Actually that's a local club from this here town.

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