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German Tag

Is it a bird? A plane? No, it’s a Foo Fighter. In late 1944 Reuters press agency reported that  peculiar spheres, similar to the glass balls that decorate Xmas trees, “have been observed hanging in the air over Germany, occasionally singly, often times in clusters. They are primarily shaded silver and are seemingly translucent.” Multiple sightings of these kinds of...

Two very interesting books about a piece of history no one acknowledges or talks about. "Orderly and Humane" by R. M. Douglas and "Forgotten Voices" by Ulrich Merten. Immediately after the Second World War, the victorious Allies authorized and helped to carry out the forced relocation of German speakers from their homes across central and southern Europe to Germany. The numbers were almost...

In the midst of the thirteenth century, when outlaw gangs and mercenaries roamed the lawless region between the Rhine and the Weser rivers in Westphalia, Germany, the Chivalrous Order of the Holy V(F)ehm, a secret vigilante society, was created by free men and commoners to guard themselves from the bandits. At first, the resistance group had the approval of both...