Calm down! There is no need to call the emergency service but I warn you that your whole office might start dancing to a catchy beat. What am I talking about? Others who are honest followers of the video-sharing website youtube It’s the Harlem Shake.
But what the Harlem is that?
The so called “Harlem Shake” is a dance originating in Harlem in 1981. The self-purported inventor of the dance was “Al B“, a Harlem resident. He explained in 2003 that the Harlem Shake was “a drunken state, it’s an alcoholic shake, but it’s fantastic, everybody loves it and everybody appreciates it.” (dailydot.com)
It is a uncoordinated mix of waving arms and swinging hips to no rhythm. Everything is decorated with movements of sexual acts on a sudden impulse. Continue reading
Part 2 of journalism 101, today’s topic is report.
As I said last time, the text is going to be in German as well.
Now you can test your journalism and/or reader skills to spot all the differences between those two texts!
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So I’ve entered a new sort of area of studies, the journalism part, and we were trained in analysing and writing short news recently.
The task was to write a short news about something happened in your “hood”.
I’m sorry for my English fellas but the following text is in German because I am German and I “procrastinate away” the translation…
The good thing about it? You can train your high-level German reading abilities. I know you can!
He we go: Continue reading