Berlin Falling

The Scary Connection Between ‘Berlin Falling’ and the Christmas Market Attack

By Stephen Fuchs on Email @StephenWFuchs

When Germany’s Ken Dunken set out to make his directorial debut with Berlin Falling, he had no idea that his piece of fiction would turn into a reality just weeks before it hits the big screen at the Berlinale Film Festival. For audience members, the screening will invoke an emotion that Dunken …

Sources: The Hollywood Reporter

Photo: GrandHôtelPictures

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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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Berlin Christmas Attack Truck

The ‘Real News’ on Berlin Christmas Market Truck Museum Plans

By Stephen Fuchs on Email @StephenWFuchs

Several headlines have gone out over a proposed plan to place the truck used in the December 19 attack at the Berlin Christmas Market on display at the House of History museum in Bonn, and to no surprise the news has left many feeling a bit stunned at the idea of …

Sources: RT, Tagesspiegel [1] [2]

Photos: quapan [Flickr]andiweiland [Flickr]

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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Berlin Christmas Market Candles

How Did The Berlin Christmas Market Killer Fly Under the Radar?

By Stephen Fuchs on Email @StephenWFuchs

The immediate reaction after a killer, who allegedly pledged allegiance to the rapidly growing Islamic State (IS) terrorist group, plowed a stolen truck into the crowds of Berlin’s Christmas Market on last week, was to blame the refugee crisis plaguing Germany for over a year, and naturally German Chancellor Angela Merkel. While …

Sources: The Washington Post, DW

Photo: Kunstee [Flickr]

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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Police Scene

Berlin Christmas Market Killer Shot Dead in Italian Shootout

By Stephen Fuchs on Email @StephenWFuchs

After a several day manhunt setup across Europe, the suspected killer who hijacked a truck and blasted into the Berlin Christmas market on Monday, killing 12 and seriously injuring dozens more, was shot dead in the Italian city of Milan early Friday morning. Around 3am, two Italian police officers stopped the …

Sources: Washington Post

Photo: Johnny Silvercloud [Flickr]

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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Berlin Christmas Market

Berlin Christmas Market Massacre — What We Know

By Stephen Fuchs on Email @StephenWFuchs

It was no secret that Germany’s popular Christmas markets were seen as a potential attack point for terrorism this year, but despite the warnings and increased security measures, at least 12 people were killed and dozens injured when a truck went charging through the crowds in Berlin on Monday evening. …

Sources: AP, Daily Mail, News.com.au, Independent, ITV, The Washington TimesNYTimes

Photos: Sergey Galyonkin [Flickr]Andreas Trojak [Flickr]NYTimes/Google

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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