Ever heard of Oliver Wittke? He is a government member in the State of North-Rhine Westphalia in Germany.
German kids don’t collect baseball cards but their equivalent are little “Panini” stickers of soccer players that they post into their collectors book. And that’s exactly what Mr. Wittke was doing during a session of the parliament.
The parliament session was about creating jobs. Who cares?
The World Cup fever has definitely arrived.
First found at Sueddeutsche Zeitung
If this is the Government setting an example here, you wonder how productive the rest of the country will be. I think the IMF and the World Bank need to adjust their GDP figures for this year a little bit. Four weeks of economic standstill should be factored in.