Germany’s carnival is supposed to be funny and political. Usually it is neither. But sometimes, there is a glimpse.
Mocked at Mainz
This is a picture I took at the Rosenmontagszug in Mainz, a major parade that attracts hundreds of thousands of revellers. The front of the float shows a pretty realistic AfD election poster (I did not get my phone out in time to take a snap). This is the float’s backside. The sign reads “it’s difficult to conceal”.
Dissed at Düsseldorf
And here is another gem from Düsseldorf: AfD Hardliner Höcke as Göbbel’s baby.