The other day I read an article that Americans were greatly surprised about a zero-euro bill with Karl Marx’s portrait. So was I!
|Marx's birthplace Trier. Roman Porta Nigra in the background.|
(©Alexander Schumitz/ Trier Tourismus und Marketing GmbH)
Red Baron is too old to start a collection but adds the zero-euro bill to his anthology of strange pictures on the occasion of Marx’s 200th birthday on May 5. I shall start with a portrait my late son took at the Marx-Engels Monument in Berlin in February 2016:
Remember I published a blog about “Rethinking Marx” in 2013 and showed the Marx men by Ottmar Hörl. Here is a recent photo:
Ampelmännchen feiert fröhliche Urständ (rears his head again) in Mainz:
Miniatur-Wunderland that I visited this January.