For the German Knights drunkenness and debauchery were acceptable behavior but cowardliness and betrayal were not.
Today everything seems to be the other way around.
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- Quote of the day: Life
- Quote of the day: Quotes with horses
- Quote of the day: Internet and Society
- Humor: A new German Flag
I‘ve been around quite a bit and seen people from many walks of life. There have been good times and not so good ones, but when I could and saw fit I’ve always tried to give back and helped others. And they have been taking freely when things were going well but left me for [...]
We were surprise how many quotes or proverbs with horses exist. Below our quick list of the most interesting ones: “I can make a General in five minutes but a good horse is hard to replace.” Abraham Lincoln – 16th US President (1861-65) “Speak the truth but ride a fast horse.” West Texas saying “The [...]
The Internet is a mirror of the population that uses it – in reference to the proliferation of fraud, social abuse, and other online crimes. If you stand in front of a mirror and you don’t like what you see, it does not help to fix the mirror… Google Inc.’s vice president and Turing Award [...]
After we reported last week that Swiss TV has used the “Nazi-Germany Anthem” during the Euro 2008 football championship, we thought it would be just fair to inform you on another slip during the event – this time by German State TV ARD…