Why Are Germans So Depressing? Because You’re Hanging Out with the Wrong Ones. — Oh God, My Wife Is German.

Germans have a reputation for being depressing. For being downers, complainers, bitchers and moaners. “Worst-case-scenario” thinkers and “the-sky-is-always-falling” killjoys. And this overall “depressing” stereotype is often further described using adjectives like pessimistic, negative, sad, gloomy, cold, unfriendly and even downright rude. Now, I’m an American expat from Portland, Oregon, and I’ve been living in Germany […]

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