#6: Germans have an irrational fear of all things cold.
#5: You have to pay to listen to the radio.
#4: Online banking is maddeningly complicated.
#3: Unofficial rules and regulations run rampant.
#2: You cannot send a letter from your own mailbox.
Yes, being able to send a letter from you own mailbox is a convenient thing. Great service of the USPS. However I would prefer to bring my letters to a mailbox if sending letters and packages would be a little cheaper. Recently I tried to send a small package to Senegal to help a friend with his amazing project of sustainable gardening to find out that a small parcel (under 2 kg) would cost me $500 USD!