Hofbrauhaus in Munich. I was here in '72 Olympics. Flash mob par excellence. Germans know how to do this right.

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RMS Olympic (sister ship of the RMS Titanic) in dazzle camouflage while in service as a troopship during the Great War.

Guinness adverts showed they planned to sell beer in Nazi Germany in 1936

Guinness planned to advertise in Nazi Germany during the 1936 Olympics ("It's time for a Guiness")

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The Stasi watched my every move: Dancing on Ice star Katarina Witt reveals East German secret police spied on her since the age of eight

(West) Germany's Katarina Witt. Figure Skating - Singles 1984 @ Sarajevo & 1988 @ Calgary.

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Jesse Owens & Luz Long - “It took a lot of courage for him to befriend me in front of Hitler,” Owens said. “You can melt down all the medals and cups I have and they wouldn’t be a plating on the 24-karat friendship I felt for Luz Long at that moment. Hitler must have gone crazy watching us embrace. The sad part of the story is I never saw Long again. He was killed in World War II.”

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So good. "The Secret Cosmic Music of the East German Olympic Program 1972-83" #vinyl #cosmic #krautrock #nowplaying

Royal weddings in history

Queen Elizabeth II with Prince Philip leaving Westminster Abbey after their wedding in 1947

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