This is a quick post… was surfing as one does through the food-blogosphere and found two items of particular interest. While initially excited by the features, after a quick reading of the first two stories, on The Fat Duck and St John plus othersI get the sense that Mr Siebeck is not so interested in writing fair reviews of these restaurants as he is in bashing them. Maybe his German readers enjoy such reviews, but I found them kind of juvenile.
Please refresh the page and retry. The helpless, overweight rodent was spotted on Sunday afternoon in the small town of Bensheim near Frankfurt, attempting to hoist itself through a gap in a manhole too narrow for it to pass through. This way, the firefighters, several armed with crowbars, were able to lift the manhole cover in relative safety and prop it into place against some large rubber wedges.
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Email address:. Firefighters were tasked with an unusual rescue effort after a chubby rat managed to get itself stuck halfway through a manhole cover. The stricken rodent was freed on Sunday afternoon after residents in the German town of Bensheim, around 35 miles south of Frankfurt, spotted the rat in its predicament. According to local reports, Michael Sehr, a professional animal rescuer who lives in the area, had already tried to free the animal but to no avail.
These are external links and will open in a new window. In the German town of Bensheim, rescue workers got an unusual call - a chubby rat needed help after getting stuck halfway out of a sewer manhole. A fairly large rescue operation ensued - leading some to question why all the effort was spent on saving a sewer rat.
Latin words were already imported into the predecessor of the German language during the and underwent all the characteristic phonetic changes in German. Julia Stegner November 2,Munich - German model. Toni Garrn - German model.
In recent years, music, art and film have failed to capture the global zeitgeist. Instead, the hopes, dreams and disappointments of humanity have been best expressed by viral videos of our hungry rodent friends including Pizza RatEggroll SquirrelBagel Rat and Milkshake Squirrel. Now, add to the list Chubby Manhole Rat, a precious little vermin whose penchant for hefty appetite, we assume, got him jammed in a manhole cover, leading to a rescue by a German volunteer fire department. On Sunday, reports Rebecca Staudenmaier at Deutsche Wellea male rat attempted to climb through a vent hole on a manhole cover in the town of Bensheim in the southwestern German state of Hesse.
By Ebony Bowden. February 26, pm Updated February 26, pm. The chubby little lady was found stuck in the manhole on Sunday in the German town of Bensheim, sparking a large-scale rescue operation.