Sahra Wagenknecht Pie in Face

Video: German Politician Gets Pied Over Refugee Stance

By Stephen Fuchs on Email @StephenWFuchs

Shoving a pie in the face of a celebrity or politician isn’t exactly an original idea, but that didn’t stop a man claiming to be a member of the “Anti-fascist Initiative, pies against the enemies of mankind,” from hitting a member of the German far-left Linke party with a chocolate cream pie during the opening speech of a party event.

Sahra Wagenknecht was the target of the attack after recently advocating for a limit to be placed on the number of refugees Germany should allow – a stance her own party has tried to distance itself from.

Security quickly removed the man, who left with no resistance, while the entire event was captured on camera, so if you enjoy a good pie in the face video, today is your lucky day.

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Sources: Reuters

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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