Angela Merkel gets beer poured down her neck – video
IN this video, German leader Angela Merkel get a glass or more of beer poured down her neck.
No. Not like Bob Hawk. The beer goes down the back of her neck, inside the collar of her dress.
The waiter who did the tipping at a do in Demmin in her home state of Mecklenburg-Western Pomerania is 21-year-old Martin D. His is a name reminiscent of Josef K, the star of Kafka’s The Trial who is taken from this place and shot. For now, he has a speaking part – if, indeed, it is Martin D doing the talking:
“A colleague should have brought her the beer. But she was so nervous, she asked me to do it for her I was shoved from behind and tried to catch the beers, but it was too late. I shouted ‘S***!’ really loudly.”
Did she take offence at being so addressed?
“She turned around, grinned at me — and even though she was wet, went to the speaker’s stage shortly afterwards.”
And then the T-shirt came out and great party was had by one and alles…
Here’s how you do it, Angela: