At the end of the day I was pretty pleased with how the first lessons went, and felt fairly optimistic for the course. And then I saw this, which I’m taking as a good sign.
Yes, that’s the name of a furniture company.
Yes, I burst out laughing in an empty conference room like a crazy person.
Yes, some days I’m still 12 years old.
On occasion you run across some names here that give you the case of the giggles. A huge ‘Assmann’ sign is also plastered across a building near Plärrer here in Nürnberg. I’ve never gotten a picture of it, but it usually causes me to chuckle when I ride the tram past.
It really is the little things. Just don’t even get me started on the abbreviation for Nürnberg Public Transport aka Verkehrsaktiengesellschaft aka…
Yep, VAG. And you see it all over the city. If you go to their website, you can even see links to “Meine VAG,” which seems a bit… forward to me.
Anyone else have a funny name to share??