Der Spiegel

German humorist Loriot dies


Vicco von Buelow, who for decades made Germans laugh by making fun of Teutonic idiosyncrasies, died of natural causes in his hometown of Ammerland in Bavaria on Monday, Aug. 22. He was 87.

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Bernd sees red


Bernd Eichinger is once again putting the cat amongst the pigeons. After breaking Germany's Hitler-taboo with "Downfall" and adapting one of the most scandalous novels of the last decade with…