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The Secret Life of the Swiss - from The Guardian

Spotted this in today's Guardian: The Secret Life of the Swiss in pictures
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Old 19.11.2016, 21:21
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Re: The Secret Life of the Swiss - from The Guardian

Gosh, I expected something much kinkier. Looks like the Internet has ruined me.

Thanks anyway.
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Old 19.11.2016, 21:24
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Re: The Secret Life of the Swiss - from The Guardian

Me, too. Where do these people party? I'm off to find out.
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Old 19.11.2016, 21:38
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Re: The Secret Life of the Swiss - from The Guardian

My thought was that it would do little to dispel the myth, that the Swiss are prisoners of a bygone age, with any attempt to escape to the modern world doomed to fail.

OMG. You mean it's not a myth?
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Re: The Secret Life of the Swiss - from The Guardian

Love Batman with his kid.
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Re: The Secret Life of the Swiss - from The Guardian

What on earth is a "smoking utensil"?!
Surely even the swedes know the word cigar?
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Old 19.11.2016, 22:12
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Me, too. Where do these people party? I'm off to find out.
You've never been to a Swiss ComiCon . Plan this in:

http://www.fantasybasel.ch/en/

Will send you our family shots from the Zurich ComiCons on request.
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Old 19.11.2016, 22:35
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Re: The Secret Life of the Swiss - from The Guardian

Beer Pong Swiss Cup.
What?

(You gotta love the guy with the drawn-on 'tache ...).
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Re: The Secret Life of the Swiss - from The Guardian

I think the Spargeltarzan in the Superman suit is the best. Very representative of Swiss humour.
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Re: The Secret Life of the Swiss - from The Guardian

Love the farmers. They don't need no costumes.

The rest is a bit awkward. In a "smoking utensil" kinda way.
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Old 20.11.2016, 00:34
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Love the farmers. They don't need no costumes.

The rest is a bit awkward. In a "smoking utensil" kinda way.
What can I say other than "we're integrated"
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What can I say other than "we're integrated"
It is all so very well organized. I think that is the thing that gets done well. Timely, organized and traditional. There is great care in it. Not much creativity or novelty, but I am sure it will come.
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Re: The Secret Life of the Swiss - from The Guardian

Really wanna access to the secret life of the Swiss, watch some local pop videos on Musig24 tv channel
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Beer Pong Swiss Cup.
What?
It's a serious business

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=qDwvh8UYtO0
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[...] Very representative of Swiss humour.
Swiss and humour in the same sentence? I don't think so.
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Re: The Secret Life of the Swiss - from The Guardian

My Swiss friends wouldn't be my friends if they didn't have a sense of humour!!
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Old 20.11.2016, 11:58
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It's a serious business

You're just meeting the wrong Swiss people. pm me if you need a link to a shrink.
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Re: The Secret Life of the Swiss - from The Guardian

If only someone told this photographer not to use its camera mounted flash... He ruined most of these photos.
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Old 20.11.2016, 12:30
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Re: The Secret Life of the Swiss - from The Guardian

Well I just made it on the Swisslotto, ha.

Hopefully no-one got the 40 million jackpot. Biggest question though is where do I need to declare these winnings?




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Swiss and humour in the same sentence? I don't think so.
I was asleep at the wheel the other day and ran a red light. My gf was in the passenger seat but she was looking the other way. Nobody else was around, no camera either.

So nobody noticed. Does that mean it never happened?
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