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At one point in time US President John F. Kennedy triumphantly declared “Ich bin ein Berliner!” in a speech to the German people. Now the debate rages on as to whether the president proclaimed he was a Berlin citizen or a donut but that’s for another blog. Today though we learn from TechCrunch Europe that [...]
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Remembering Kennedy's Famous Berlin Speech 50 Years Later

Society & Culture : Good Blog (2 years ago)

50 years ago today, American president John F. Kennedy made an impassioned speech in front of Berlin's city hall, declaring famously, "Ich bin ein Berliner" (I am a Berliner). The speech was watched by 1.1 million—over 50 percent of... Read Post

The Berliner: Berlin's Best Donuts

Lifestyle / Travel : Gridskipper (6 years ago)

Most traveling Americans are aware of John F. Kennedy's famous "ich bin ein Berliner" speech (Berlin, 1961), in which the president throws in a German phrase that is purported not to have conveyed what he'd intended. When Kennedy sa... Read Post

Ich bin ein Berliner (Guest Voice)

Politics / US Politics : The Moderate Voice (2 years ago)

Ich bin ein Berliner by David Goodloe “All free men, wherever they may live, are citizens of Berlin, and, therefore, as a free man, I take pride in the words ‘Ich bin ein Berliner.’ “ John F. Kennedy June 26, 1963 Most of the presid... Read Post


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