- 89% less likely to be in prison
- 82% less likely to be murdered
- 84% less likely to have AIDS
- consume 50% less oil
- spend 47% less on health care
- use 41% less electricity
Judgement at Nuremberg of German officials involved with the Holocaust, occurred here. Rotten Tomatoes gave this 1961 film 90%/93% ratings. Here are before and after shots of Courthouse 600:
Below, the Zeppelin field, the grounds where Hitler held all his major public rallies, the site of the ultimate propaganda film, Leni Riefenstahl's Triumph of the Will (here is a 100 minute version with English subtitles):
There was a huge swastika, which was blasted off after the war:
The swastika has had a 5000 year Hindu history, and Himmler probably had most to do with selection as the Nazi symbol, interpreting the Sanskrit word "arya" as supreme resembling Aryan, and supreme race:
Rhine-Main-Danube, etc.) Canal connected the Danube to the Main at Nurnberg and on to Kelheim. Now good-sized ships could navigate from the North Sea and Atlantic to the Black Sea and back. I asked what did this final link cost, and a figure of around $10 billion in 2015 dollars was mentioned.
Tomorrow, the modern Nuremberg and a lot info about beer.
Tropical Cyclone Chapala is now at 120 MPH, but weakening, and will pass south of All Mukalla in Yemen. The rainfall should be so significant that a year or two worth might fall just in a few hours.