Is the middle finger an obscene hand gesture in germany?

Ein Becher Kaffee, frisch gebrüht

Good Morning! As it is wednesday the videoblog is english again. I’m slowly getting used to it. So today we are going to talk about all three articles: the, the and the. In german, it is der, die und das. Why? What the … and there we go again. Apparently it is not good to use certain words and better to leave them out, even though everybody knows what is meant. I just don’t get it. Does this also go for finegers? What are the names of the fingers? You tell me. And when is it okay to show them?

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