Blog Entries

Amok Mama: Torn on religion

Jacinta isn't very pro when it comes to religion. She's no Richard Dawkins either, though. more »

Apr 21, 2014 by in The Berlin Blog (2 Comments)

Amok Mama: Gentlemanly behaviour

It probably is a bit anti-feminist when men open doors for you and stuff, but Jacinta's got such bad manners she never even notices. more »

Apr 14, 2014 by in The Berlin Blog (7 Comments)

Amok Mama: The worst buskers in the world

Jacinta asks why Berlin's buskers so bad. She doesn't know, but she has a solution. more »

Apr 7, 2014 by in The Berlin Blog (2 Comments)

Amok Mama: The greatest lie of our age

If your biggest beef with people is the way they spell, you need to get over it, says Jacinta Nandi. more »

Mar 31, 2014 by in The Berlin Blog (58 Comments)

Amok Mama: Ten things I love about Germany

Jacinta was going to say something about racism today, but then she realized she was tired of that and maybe it's a job for someone else for the time being. So here's a list instead. more »

Mar 24, 2014 by in The Berlin Blog (13 Comments)

Amok Mama: Do you see this distinction?

Words come from other words. But that doesn't mean we need to keep on saying them until the end of all time says Jacinta Nandi. more »

Mar 17, 2014 by in The Berlin Blog (18 Comments)

Amok Mama: Buy me a drink

Think you're a bad feminist, Paris Lees? The Aufschrei made ME feel jealous! more »

Mar 10, 2014 by in The Berlin Blog (2 Comments)

Amok Mama: Let's privatise the cunts

Jacinta Nandi loves the royal family so much, she's almost a royalist. more »

Mar 4, 2014 by in The Berlin Blog

Amok Mama: That German friend you speak English to

Jacinta Nandi doesn't mind it when Germans speak to her in English. But she is never gonna have sex with another Blog-Fan as long as she lives. Promise. more »

Feb 24, 2014 by in The Berlin Blog (2 Comments)

Amok Mama: The freedom of speech/rapist joke thing

If freedom of speech is so important, then it should be important for everyone, rapist and rape-victim alike, says Jacinta Nandi more »

Feb 3, 2014 by in The Berlin Blog (5 Comments)

Amok Mama: I'm not being racist, but...

Move over Schmidt Spiele, Jacinta Nandi may have invented the next popular game to wile away the hours. So don't bother with your old Mensch ärgere dich nicht. more »

Jan 27, 2014 by in The Berlin Blog (4 Comments)

Amok Mama: (Why) do I want to shave?

Is Jacinta Nandi voting for Bush? Our Amok Mama contemplates all the repercussions in the ongoing southern landscaping debate. more »

Jan 20, 2014 by in The Berlin Blog (1 Comments)

Amok Mama: Easy-peasy, lemon-squeezy!

Actually, people, veganism and break-ups are actually easy-peasy, lemon-squeezy, says Jacinta Nandi. more »

Jan 13, 2014 by in The Berlin Blog (4 Comments)

Amok Mama: A totally fucking excellent year

Among the mountain of misfortune that is the year 2013, including one lingering and creepy internet meme, Jacinta Nandi, ever Exberliner's optimist, has found one reason why this year wasn't so bad. more »

Dec 30, 2013 by in The Berlin Blog

Amok Mama: White people can't cook cauliflower

Where German band Frei.Wild stand on the political spectrum seems to have clarified something about life to Jacinta Nandi. She also discovers she would be great at PR. more »

Dec 23, 2013 by in The Berlin Blog (3 Comments)

Amok Mama: Capitalism has failed

Jacinta is in line with Konrad. Here's a continuing exploration into the trappings and failings of capitalism, courtesy of The Berlin Blog. more »

Dec 16, 2013 by in The Berlin Blog (5 Comments)

Amok Mama: Germansplaining

Jacinta Nandi loves it when German men explain things to her. more »

Nov 26, 2013 by in The Berlin Blog (13 Comments)

Amok Mama: Why we won't ban Laterne

There's a reason why foreigners in general and Muslims in particular – even the really naughty al-Qaeda ones – don't want to ban Laterne. It's because it's not that important says Jacinta Nandi. more »

Nov 18, 2013 by in The Berlin Blog (10 Comments)

Amok Mama: A blog about anal sex

We're pretty sure in this case, the title is enough to make you click through, but to say it another way, Jacinta Nandi expands a bit here on butt sex. Well, sort of. more »

Nov 11, 2013 by in The Berlin Blog (3 Comments)

Amok Mama: Are German schools systematically racist?

Jacinta Nandi isn't sure whether German schools are systematically racist or not, but she sure knows what can be done to improve things – just a little bit more »

Nov 4, 2013 by in The Berlin Blog (14 Comments)

Amok Mama: WHEN will it stop hurting?

Jacinta Nandi wants to know when this pain will stop. Or if – If this pain will ever stop. more »

Oct 28, 2013 by in The Berlin Blog (1 Comments)

Amok Mama: On the genetic unfunniness of women

Women might not be as funny as men, says Jacinta Nandi, but they're also not as unfunny as men want them to be. more »

Oct 14, 2013 by in The Berlin Blog (10 Comments)

Amok Mama: How to ask people where they "really" come from

How can you ask people where they really come from without making them feel shit? The truth is, says Jacinta Nandi – you probably can't. more »

Oct 7, 2013 by in The Berlin Blog (32 Comments)

Amok Mama: Homesickness is not allowed

People will often say they're not "allowed" to be patriotic, but Jacinta Nandi thinks the one thing you're never allowed to be is homesick. more »

Sep 30, 2013 by in The Berlin Blog (3 Comments)

Amok Mama: My son got to vote more than I did

Jacinta Nandi has a conversation with her kid about voting in Germany. more »

Sep 22, 2013 by in The Berlin Blog (1 Comments)