You know, as in Shellacking, Pounding, Drubbing?
Or, if you prefer, look at them more as being Shaken, Prostrate and Debilitated.
At any rate, all this talk about the “Schulz effect” turned out to be nothing more than a bunch of Silliness, Prattle and Drivel. Because, well, what the comrades really got was a Scourge, a Pile-up, a Debacle.
Germany’s opposition SPD is nursing a stunning defeat in the state election in its North Rhine Westphalia heartland. In power here for most of the postwar period, the SPD were decimated, losing nearly 10% of their vote as Angela Merkel’s CDU soared.
“Leberhaken” in NRWWie cool ist Schulz?