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Did JFK Really Say He Was A Jelly Doughnut?

Agence France Presse | | Posted 08.26.2013 | World

Legend has it that US president John F. Kennedy made a whopping grammatical gaffe with his iconic declaration "Ich bin ein Berliner" 50 years ago on W...

Kennedy, Obama and Berlin

Eva Claudia Schweitzer | Posted 08.24.2013 | World
Eva Claudia Schweitzer

In 1963, Berliners were hoping that Americans would protect them from the next war. In 2013, Berliners are afraid that Americans will drag them even further into a war they have not signed up for in the first place.

"Ich bin ein Berliner": 49 Years Later

Byron Williams | Posted 08.27.2012 | Politics
Byron Williams

They heard Kennedy's words with their heart and desires. For that brief moment Kennedy's mangled German was fluent. The speech in Berlin completed an amazing month of oratory for Kennedy.

Time Magazine: Berlin Awaits The "Next JFK"

Time Magazine | Stephanie Kirchner | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

Walking around Berlin recently, the American visitor could be forgiven for thinking Germany was the 51st state in the Union - and that it would vote ...