Germany

Happy 500th Anniversary of the German Beer Purity Laws!
If you’re a beer nerd, culture nerd, food nerd, Germany nerd or nerd nerd, you know about Reinheitsgebot. It’s one of the oldest food mandates on the planet–if not the oldest–and it’s had a profound impact on the world of beer, as it dictated the ingredie…
New Job Alert: Brothel Tester
If testing brothels for quality control purposes sounds like a job you’ve been waiting for, good news is coming your way, friend. Just like any business owners, those in the sex trade have to be sure they’re putting out a consistent, reliable product. With that in mind, the heads of a …
Celebrate Oktoberfest!
Since it is, after all, Oktober, we had to offer an Oktoberfest as Beer of the Week at Half Time. And this one is one of the truest examples. Oktoberfest, as you are probably aware, is a massive celebration that started in Munich, Germany in 1810. Here’s the fun history: In 1810, Crown P…
The New Beer Champion of the World!
Think you can handle a lot of beer mugs? Wait’ll you hear about this guy. A German waiter has broken a world record by carrying 27 full mugs of beer at one time. … Oliver Struempfel, who has worked at the beer tent for 17 years, revealed a lot of hard work is needed to […]
Deuce’s Beer of the Week: Ramstein’s Maibock (Sponsored)
Who says German beer needs to be brewed in Germany?! I’m actually not sure who says that, but whomever it is: HE (or she) IS INCORRECT! For proof of that, one need look no further than New Jersey’s High Point Brewing Company. For years, they’ve been brewing German-styled beers u…
Hate wearing pants? Move here!
Ever just get fed up having to wear pants in public? No? Well, then keep walking. But all of you who can’t wait to get home and take your clothes off have your new home: Munich, Germany. The capital of Bavaria is known for its Oktoberfest, its legendary soccer team Bayern Munich, and for bein…

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