Wow. We’ve never had that one before.
The German economy is booming. Unemployment is at a near-record low. In Europe and around the world, the country is seen as a beacon of wealth and efficiency.
So what’s so mysterious about their gloom? This is Germany. Duh. How could Germans not get gloomy about a situation like that?
But maybe, just maybe, with a little luck things will start to crap out here before too long and everybody can start cheering up again.
Es war einmal ein starkes Land.