Posts tagged ‘berlin’

January 5, 2017

Housebound Man in Berlin Calls Cops over Wall

by duncanr

door-brickeda man in Germany got a bit of a surprise when he opened his front door the other day –

October 22, 2012

Shitty Smell from Toilet makes Passengers Ill

by duncanr

There’s some dirty buggers where I work. At times. a gas mask would be a desirable safety appliance to don when entering the loo. So I can empathise with the 53 passengers that were overcome with noxious fumes on visiting the loos at a Berlin airport.

The stink was so bad firefighters called to investigate became ill themselves

The toxic odour was eventually traced NOT to someone’s smelly arse but to . . .

September 17, 2011

If you go down to the woods . . .

by duncanr

Recognise him ?

There’s a saying ‘you can’t see the woods for the trees’

In the European Union, it seems you can’t see the trees in the woods for bloody survivalists.

Yesterday I posted about a guy who blogged about his experience living rough in the woods of Norway for a year, but who turned out to be living in motels and buying food from grocery stores rather than living off the land.

Newspapers and bloggers are now reporting . . .

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July 14, 2009

Everyone’s a Winner

by duncanr

A Berlin brothel is offering a discount to patrons who come arrive on a bicycle.

The environmentally friendly offer has helped reduce traffic and parking congestion in the neighbourhood while at the same time increasing business

“The recession has hit our industry hard,” said Thomas Goetz, owner of the “Maison d’envie” brothel.

“. . . the discount will attract more people. It’s good for business, it’s good for the environment — and it’s good for the girls.”

Source . . .