Culture is relative and I try to understand a country on its own terms, but there were a few things that tripped me up as an American in Copenhagen.
Balls on Walls
What a shock I got when I saw a man’s balls on display in a public print ad for a sitcom. And this wasn’t some alternative neighborhood either – it was right in front of City Hall and larger than life to boot!
Stop Complaining About Taxes
My Danish friend told me that the highest tax bracket here is 68%. That makes our 30% look like pocket change.