What is a tenant…

in the eyes of a landlord and especially in the eyes of English Law. Interesting question isn’t it? Or a boring question if you are a landlord. The reason for this is as a landlord you wouldn...

Hi Folks

and thanks for all the great comments. I really appreciated all of them. It helps me to keep this blog running. When I first started I didn’t think I would get this many responses. I’ll t...

Der Internationale Spießer

Ich dachte ja immer, deutsche Spießer wären so das schrecklichste, was man so innerhalb der menschlichen Spezies antreffen kann. Wie sich jetzt herausstellt hab ich da auch mal wieder falsch getippt...

What I admire about the Brits

I still remember when I was a little boy in the 50’s living in a small German town just about 10 years after the end of the war. I used to march with the soldiers whenever they marched out of t...

What is it…

that drives someone to words like the ones we read in the Times “Expel Germany, not Greece, to save the euro“? What drives an intelligent economist to use a sophism which rather reminds ...

Die Macht der Worte

Da lesen wir von einem Anatole Kaletzky in der englischen Times, Deutschland sollte von Ländern wie Frankreich, Spanien und Italien aus dem Euroraum gekickt werden. Deutschland hat sich in den Augen ...