The view from Germany
Football - bloody hell
February 16, 2013
By Uli Hesse
Rosenmontag is the high point of the German carnival season and a bank holiday in the strongholds of this particular form of organised merriment, most of which are dotted along the Rhine.
In Mainz, Cologne and Dusseldorf, literally millions of people take to the streets (and bars) dressed in fancy ...