Log inskip to content

Germany Permits Itself to Celebrate Prussian King

The official delegation honoring Frederick the Great’s 300th birthday had just finished laying a laurel wreath and a grand cross of white flowers at his grave here on Tuesday when a 70-year-old retiree quietly slipped in behind them and placed a small potato on the gray slab of stone that marks the monarch’s resting place.

Read this piece from the NY Times on the Fredrick Celebration and respond to these questions

Comments are closed.