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Melissa Eddy
Nr. of German authors urging Amazon to play fair in e-book dispute tops 1,100;
German fascination with North America's natives does not extend to respect for human remains @meddybln finds
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"Also die Indianer sind schon toll, ne." Auf den Spuren von Winnetou und Old Schätterhänd in Sachsen. Von @meddybln:
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In German Cowboys and Indians, the natives are the good guys. @nytvideo's @axelgerdau & @olsentropy explain why:
Ingrid Noll zur Amazon: ... weil er in rein wirtschaftlichen Kategorien denken. Man muss sich also gemeinsam dagegen zur Wehr setzen. 2/2
Ingrid Noll zur Amazon: Leider verweigert der amerikanische Konzern die Akzeptanz unserer traditionellen kulturellen Werte .. 1/2
All the news that's fit to tweet for Monday, Aug. 18…
Karl May, Winnetou and scalps: Why do Germans love Native Americans? By @nytvideo & @meddybln:
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More than 1,000 German authors sign letter protesting Amazon’s tactics in E-Book Pricing dispute @nytimes…
Waiting for arrival of French, German, Russian, Ukrainian for mins in Berlin.
An ode to administering to daily needs in New York, the ministry of the bathroom:
News alert - too many crises at once! Germany's SPON says "#Iraq crisis: Ukrainian troops attacking Russian convoy"
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German-speaking authors, in protest letter, charge @amazon "falsifies" delivery dates, "manipulates" rankings
Great opportunity for young US journalists in Germany (…) @FulbrightPrgrm @columbiajourn
Moderator on German evening news @tagesschau stands atop her desk in homage to #RobinWilliams
Brooklyn Bridge white flags:celebration of public space or 'committing a crime, that legally constitutes a burglary'?…
Artists Leinkauf & Wermke "surprised" at NYC reax to white flags atop Brooklyn Bridge - "in Berlin, no one wld care"
Berlin artists: Brooklyn Bridge white flags honored German-born architecht "who came to America to fulfill his dreams"
U.S. authors take protest against Amazon into next round, via @nytimes
Nothing moves during summer in Europe, ECB rates no exception @JackEwingNYT
No more French cheese, Dutch tomatoes or German salami for Russian conumers, as Moscow responds to E.U. sanctions
German gov't breathes huge sigh of relief. MT/@NeilMacFarquhar #Snowden gets three year Russian residence permit. (But no European cheese)
Ecclestone's $100-million deal 'an example of the economization & commercialization of criminal proceedings' (DE) @SZ…
Name that German philosopher: ‘Seinsvergessenheit,’ ‘Bodenständigkeit,’ and ‘Wesensverfassung’ from @PhilosopherMail
Unease grows in Europe's Jewish communities amid anti-Semitic attacks @nytimes
Why can’t Amazon let publishers set prices for themselves, with the help of Amazon’s sales data? @nytimes
Energiewende: exact right word for getting Germany to a climate revolution. What will US use?
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A meetingplace for peace in Berlin to become a permanent interfaith home. By @AP's @kugrieshaber…
Ode to @Vienna_Phil's distinct Vienese sound doesn't raise how it differs from @BerlinPhil.
"In general, they never make an ugly sound." An ode to @Vienna_Phil Vienna Philharmonic's organized sloppiness:
Europeans deny paying Qaeda ransoms, @nytimes tells how they have, worth $125 million in cash, bankrolling terror.
Slow, slow, slow your boat.....#Ukraine Crisis Is Testing E.U.’s Resolve #Russia
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Rodin and Degas sculptures found in Munich home of late Cornelius Gurlitt. Experts to determine if Nazi loot.
Hackers breach E.C.B. system in what appeared to be part of a blackmail scheme by @JackEwingNYT
Ex-Nazi charged with crimes at Auschwitz dies in US hours before his extradition to Germany:
Obama schickt seine top Leute zum Gespräch mit @peteraltmaier ins Kanzleramt…
“We have differing views” about security and privacy, Merkel says of US and Germany after Obama sends envoy.…
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‘Not the Time for Antiseptic Coverage’: Dean Baquet on Covering Violence Abroad, via @nytimes
Windenergie in US Bundesstaat Wyoming im Konflict mit einen selten Fogelart:
As wind turbines spread across Wyoming, they meet an unsuspecting foe, the sage grouse:
Putin's call for 'robust’ crash Investigation by @NeilMacFarquhar. But will it ease European pressure on Msocow?
How German pressure helped influence Microsoft’s decision to challenge a privacy ruling in US court, @nickwingfield
A tribute to @mnstatefair horse show legend, WeeZee Miner. A 'little bit Hollywood, a little bit quality trash'…
Als Deutschlandkenner @NYTimesCohen weisst ein WM Titel, einzuschätzen, von Mittelstand zur Meisterleistung
A reflection by @NYTimesCohen on German tenacity, devotion to quality, from the weight of a window to a World Cup win
Hat Deutschland eine Antwort für die Zukunft des Journalismus fragt der renommierte @NiemanLab
Equally sad and interesting, @UpshotNYT takes a look at the end of a stretch of airline safety via
Mourning Over Downed Malaysia Plane, and Questions Over Route #Ukraine
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