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the Local is worthless as a source of news, so i checked some German language newspapers. Yes, she actually said all that.

The context? She was making a political speech to her party in NRW, so this is absolute pandering to the party. She's going to take another serious hit in the Bremen elections this coming Sunday. (Though we're already SPD/Green.)

"Life shrinks or expands in proportion to one's courage." - Anaïs Nin

by Crazy Horse on Wed May 18th, 2011 at 12:56:24 PM EST
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