Sex: let’s talk about it but nothing personal, please!!

Posted by Sabrina Colombo On April - 7 - 2011

The sexual affairs of our Prime Minister keep Italian newspapers and TV programmes busy for months. Girls and Escorts (yes, it is right: if a woman has sex with a common man, she is a prostitute; but if a woman has sex with the Italian Prime Minister, she is an escort!) have revealed the ins and outs of this affair without omitting particulars of the people involved. Read the rest of this entry »

Family is…

Posted by Magdalena Eiffert On April - 7 - 2011

Every culture is different and has its special features. Nevertheless, family plays a very big role for everyone, no matter what culture you come from.
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Many cultures, one event: Christmas

Posted by Carolin Heid On April - 7 - 2011

Talking about traditions in different countries is also part of our project: in the first day of our Medienwoche we thought at what could be “traditional”. After having made a brainstorming we all agreed on Christmas but not without doubts, if you are not Christians how could you celebrate it? Read the rest of this entry »

Two “secrets” about secrets

Posted by Magdalena Eiffert On April - 7 - 2011

Carolin’s secret

If someone tells you a secret I know it is very mean to share it with others. It is a moral sin. But I have to admit that after being told a secret, I will assess if this secret is worth to be a secret. If it is something that is unimportant from my point of view, I will not pay attention to keep it as a secret. It also depends on the relation between the person and me. If it is not a good friend, I will talk with others about it. We all know these people who tell you everything although you are not a good friend. I have to say that then it is their own fault when their secrets are spread by others.

Just a little chat: taboos & secrets

Posted by Magdalena Eiffert On April - 7 - 2011

We have been chatting on facebook to ask people what they don’t talk about and whether they see themselves as good secret keepers. Let’s see what they said:
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Maccheroni or buttered bread???

Posted by Sabrina Colombo On April - 7 - 2011

 

an extract from a very old (1954) but very famous italian film “An American in Rome””

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