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Sleepy Colorado town comes alive for Frozen Dead Guy Days

World / Offbeat Mar 12, 2017

Sleepy Colorado town comes alive for Frozen Dead Guy Days

Every March the cryogenically frozen corpse of a Norwegian man breathes fresh life into sleepy Nederland, Colorado, where throngs of fun-lovers fill the streets for Frozen Dead Guy Days, a festival in honor of the town's most famous resident. The annual three-day festival is the ...

Germans finally start poking fun at the Fuhrer

World Mar 23, 2014

Germans finally start poking fun at the Fuhrer

by Philip Oltermann

If Hitler were alive today, would he become a standup comic? Incredible though that may sound to anyone who lived through World War II, that is the scenario sketched out in "Look Who's Back," a satirical novel by Timur Vermes, which topped the best-seller ...