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Defining Relations

In Anglo-German Relations on January 30, 2013 at 14:46

Due to the forthcoming footballing encounter between France and Germany on February 6, which is part of the festivities surrounding the 50th anniversary of the Elysee treaty ratified by France and Germany in 1963, this post will look at how relations between countries can be defined and shaped by treaties and agreements and if this is necessary at all.

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The Similarity of Football Grounds

In Football on January 28, 2013 at 12:08

We seem to live in an age where conformity is the non plus ultra. This becomes most obvious when we compare football grounds in England and Germany. Nowadays, the new grounds of Leicester City FC and East German outfit 1. FC Magdeburg look strikingly similar. Read the rest of this entry »

2012 in review

In Media Analysis on January 4, 2013 at 20:42

The stats helper monkeys prepared a 2012 annual report for this blog.

Here’s an excerpt:

600 people reached the top of Mt. Everest in 2012. This blog got about 9,700 views in 2012. If every person who reached the top of Mt. Everest viewed this blog, it would have taken 16 years to get that many views.

Click here to see the complete report.

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