Angela Merkel Gets Showered With 5 Glasses of Beer

By Stephen Fuchs on Email @StephenWFuchs

A video of German Chancellor Angela Merkel has gone viral after a she got doused with 5 glasses of beer down her back.  The unfortunate event was a complete accident as the waiter, now identified as Martin D, lost control after being bumped by a gentleman behind him.  The waiter was unable to catch the beers as the spilled over Merkel.  Surprisingly, Angela Merkel seemed unfazed by the whole incident and continued on with a speech shortly after.  Of course in our digital age where almost everyone has a video camera on them, the whole event was caught on camera and uploaded to YouTube where it has become an instant hit.  Check it out below…

Stephen Fuchs
Stephen founded German Pulse and LGBT Germany out of a passion to introduce Americans to a Germany that goes beyond beer and polka (although with enough beer he has been known to polka it up a bit). He's a coffee addict, lover of wine and good times, a hit in the kitchen and editor of TV commercials. You can follow him on Twitter (@StephenWFuchs) to find out a lot more.
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