"The notion that the European common currency is based on nothing but a series of lies is now taking its toll," Spiegel writers say. "All of the founders of the euro knew that the new currency could only be stable if all member states committed themselves to sound financial policy and, in the long run, spent only as much as they collected in tax revenue. But many ignored this princi
Germans love their naked ladies, so the media giants there are none too please about Apple's latest cleanse of the iPhone app store. "Now, though, the publishing house behind Bild, Axel Springer, is going on the offensive, and seeking support from other German media organizations in protest over the censoring of the naked images. Donata Hopfen, head of Bild's digital media department, turned
Talk about burning through your cash. Spiegel reports: "A German snowboarder, stranded on a ski lift for six hours, saved himself by burning all his cash to attract attention in the icy darkness. He was burning his last 20 euro note when he was spotted."