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thatswhywelovegermany:

doctorfeelbad:

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thatswhywelovegermany:

literally: to tie a bear onto somebody

to hoax somebody, to feed somebody a line, to pull somebody’s leg

what the fuck Germany. where the fuck did this idiom come from. in what godforsaken country does someone go “oh man my neighbor is such an asshole, let me go LASSO A FUCKING BEAR AND TIE IT TO HIM.” turn down.

"chill bro, i was just tying a bear to you"

Haha, ich lach’ mich schief.

No, seriously, it comes most probably from the ancient germanic bar = burden, load

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Filed under german german stuff ahh thanks for making me laugh :) because this day wasn't that good

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