German-American cultural divide

Living in Germany as a foreigner makes you aware of many things about your own culture. In my home country of the U.S., we don’t air out, sort our garbage into 10 categories, and we only have one kind of bread: soft, squishy, and tasteless.

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The Super Bowl and other American sports make a touchdown in Germany

Football – the sport known everywhere but America as “American football” – has become popular....