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Video shows Oktoberfest revelers giving Nazi salute in Germany

This week, a shocking video showed four costumed Oktoberfest attendees repeatedly giving Nazi salutes in an East German beer hall, sparking an intense police and state investigation. On September 25, three men and a woman in traditional Bavarian costume huddled together as the Nazi-era marching song “Erika” blared loudly. Video posted to Xthe show formerly […]

Oktoberfest ‘costumes’ blasted by Prince of Bavaria Luitpold Rupprecht Heinrich as’cultural appropriation’

The Prince of Bavaria calls Oktoberfest-goers “dressing up to get drunk” at the German beer festival “cultural appropriation” and slams those who would rather party than celebrate tradition. . “When you see Chinese national costumes made of plastic, pseudo-costumes with close-fitting dirndls, everything becomes carnival,” Luitpold Ruprecht Heinrich told German radio station Anten Bayern. According […]

Oktoberfest pricey chicken divides beer-drinking revelers

October Vest has become the latest divisive tradition. A beer peddler is offering expensive organic chicken with wings. The switch to all-organic chicken at the Paulaner Festival tent has divided beer festivalgoers into those who want the annual German beer festival to focus more on sustainability and those who want to maintain tradition. ing. The […]

Oktoberfest 2023 begins in Germany as hundreds flock to Munich

The beer flows and millions of people gather in the Bavarian capital to celebrate the official opening of Oktoberfest. The 18-day festival officially opened when Mayor Dieter Reiter plugged the first barrel into the water at noon on Saturday, with the traditional chant of “Oh, the water’s on!” On Saturday morning, revelers in traditional lederhosen […]

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