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…

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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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