Thomas Rogers

This German Talk Show Is American Celebrities' Worst Nightmare
It's a little bit racist. It's a little bit sexist. And it shows ordinary Germans cracking walnuts with their butts
November 03, 2014

It's a little bit racist. It's a little bit sexist. And it shows ordinary Germans cracking walnuts with their butts.

The Life and Death of a 'Cool' City
Which metropolis will Berlin's tourist hordes descend on next?
September 12, 2014

Which metropolis will Berlin's tourist hordes descend on next?

Even Before the Crack-Smoking Videotape, Rob Ford was the Most American Politician in Canada
May 17, 2013

Even before the scandal involving a video of his allegedly smoking crack, Toronto's mayor was the most American-style politician in Canada

German War Guilt: The Miniseries
The country's breakout television series confronts WWII atrocities head on
May 07, 2013

The country's breakout television series confronts WWII atrocities head on.

Why Can't Hollywood Get Technology Right?
December 19, 2012

Why are shows like "Homeland" so bad at depicting how technology actually works?

Worthwhile Canadian Coolness
November 09, 2012

Canada, long considered the U.S.'s boring, denim-wearing neighbor, has become America's leading purveyor of cool.