About us Germans circulating one or the other unflattering stereotype. US journalists have now discovered a peculiarity that we find on closer inspection rather charming.
“In the anchored to the national psyche “: the love of nudity 1017 We drink beer for breakfast, eat sauerkraut for sausage, are punctual and fussy, poets and thinkers, Nazis and nerds. Clichés about Germans are plentiful, and understandably not all are flattering.
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eTurbo News discovered another German peculiarity that celebrates it as a curiosity: the Germans love to be naked! In the only country in the world that has produced a nudist mass movement, the love of nudity has literally dug itself into the national psyche.
flip-flops and sun hat, maximum one T-shirt 1016 Travel the world, "they say. Although both Nazis and Communists had tried to "eradicate" our penchant for nudism - but without success.
(*) Waiting for Eismann, wearing a maximum of flip-flops and sunhat (in one case with T-shirt, but no pants). And even in the sauna, we were spotted naked while sweating (which in many countries incidentally, at best, is unusual).
Nakedness releases the rebel within us to be a bit rebellious ". Granted, for the German soul, which is often tormented by "German Angst" (another cliche), that's a pretty wild feeling.
And woe, someone does not stick to the prevailing nude doctrine, then we let German strictness prevail, as eTN reports:
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True to the infamous line of poetry "the German being may recover the world," it does not seem to us enough to celebrate nudity in our own country, we are also on the way as Nacktmull missionaries: The first Nudist Congress In New York it was organized by a German immigrant, and German nudists also tried to colonize different corners of South America, according to eTN. to be seen as the one who, vulnerable and defenseless, carries nudism into the world? Naked as babies, we can be a good role model to the world, because undressed can not be as good as fighting in uniform. But hug it much better.