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  • Nazi submarines in Canadian waters
    Nazi submarines in Canadian waters
    According to Canadian author and military historian Michael Hadley, Nazi u-boats penetrated Canadian waters in the Second World War to a great extent. In and around the mouth of the St.Lawrence River, for instance, they sank several merchant ships...
  • Two versions of a chocolate classic
    Two versions of a chocolate classic
    In the late 1950's, a recipe for a new and different type of chocolate cake was printed in a Texas newspaper. It was a mild, sweet chocolate cake with luscious coconut-pecan filling sandwiched between each layer. The recipe was said to have...
  • Oktoberfest
    Oktoberfest returns to No Label Brewing
    Cool, crisp air defines the fall season and one hallmark of these more comfortable year- ending months is the season of Oktoberfest. Munich, Germany is home to the largest and grandest Oktoberfest of all, but you can experience the Oktoberfest...
  • Bachtoberfest
    Bachtoberfest II: Bach & Beer
    The best music, like the best brewing, is equal parts art and science. Relish the best of both worlds at Bachtoberfest! This great night of pairing great local beer with great German music will give you the perfect toast to the classics,...
  • August 16 is National Bratwurst Day
    Lots of people eat bratwurst especially on National Bratwurst Day
    According a website that charts holidays, Aug. 16 is National Bratwurst Day.Lots of people love and eat bratwurst. However, if you are one of the few who don't know about the food, bratwurst is a heavily spiced sausage, usually enjoyed on a...
  • Princess Theodora Sayn-Wittgenstein
    Princess Theodora Sayn-Wittgenstein drunken rant: Nude princess anti-Muslim rant
    Now this isn’t very princess-like is it? German Princess Theodora Sayn-Wittgenstein has made headlines this week for her drunken, anti-Muslim rant that the 27-year-old spewed as she was partying it up recently in Scotland.Reports Fox News:...
  • Joe Young
    Germany's "Ambassador of Hip Hop" Joe Young Collaborates With Rap Music Elite
    Music is a universal language and German based Rap Renegade Joe Young speaks it well. He is a rapper, a boss, and a business man. His hardcore lyrics, powerful stories and masterful delivery make Joe Young one of the most sort after emcees around....
  • Max 1 instant glue
    German Glue Review for You... Woohoo?
    Okay, I'm no Dr. Seuss, but since the dawn of DIY man, and woman, have been looking for a glue that will hold strong, bond just about anything, and do it all right now. Personally I have tried hundreds of glues, epoxies, compounds and resins...
  • X-Men Days Of Future Past Poster
    ‘X-men: Days of Future Past’ (No Spoiler Review)
    The New X-men movie (Days of Future Past, or “6” if you count the stand alones) is as game changingly entertaining as the first installment [link: ] was, back in 2000. With Bryan Singer back at the helm after a complicated leave (long...
  • German Store Hitler Mugs
    German store Hitler mugs: German furniture store apologizes for Hitler mug sales
    A German store’s “Hitler mugs” brought some unnecessary attention to the furniture store’s wares after the company ordered 5,000 of the mugs that contained a pale image of an Adolph Hitler stamp from the Third Reich. The...
  • 'The Cabinet of Dr. Caligari'
    DVD review: 'The Cabinet of Dr. Caligari'
    'Nosferatu', 'Metropolis' and a good deal of the Charlie Chaplin/Harold Lloyd films get the majority of respect when one fondly lists the greatest silent films of all time.Something that can be lost in the shuffle, but that is...
  • Schwaben Teller
    Roemer Topf German restaurant
    Mascoutah, Illinois has a population of approximately 7,500 people. Who would thought to look for a unique German restaurant in this little town. Yet, Roemer Topf more than fits the bill. In Germany, the clay roaster that is used to cook with is...
  • Curry ketchup
    Paulaner Brauhaus puts the curry in currywurst with its curry ketchup recipe
    Currywurst is a popular late-night snack in Berlin. How popular? There's a museum dedicated to it — the Deutsches Currywurst Museum.What puts the curry in currywurst is the sauce; here, chef Michael Gordon of Paulaner Brauhaus in New...
  • Christkindl
    Denver's annual Christkindl market
    This weekend is this year's last opportunity to experience Denver’s annual German Christkidl Market. Ending December 22nd, the market is generally open daily from the end November till just before Christmas, so if you haven’t...
  • Christkindlemarket a Chicago Christmas Market
    The Christkindlmarket a German Christmas Market in Chicago
    Christmas is a magical time in Chicago. Michigan Ave is one of the world’s greatest shopping streets at Christmas time. There are over 1 million white lights lining the street and the stores are decorated to the hilt. Macy’s on State...