It's carnival in Cologne, and mockery of Donald Trump is YUGE! One shop sold out of custom-made wigs, though a normal blond wig and a spray tan will do in a pinch. But how will Trump fare in the Rose Monday parade?
With anti-nuclear banners, polar bear costumes and Carnival-style floats, thousands of protesters took to the streets in Bonn to urge governments to do more to combat climate change.
Cologne fans will be hoping that Thursday night's 5-2 victory over BATE Borisov can kick-start a disappointing season. DW's Matt Ford was at the RheinEnergieStadion and saw how rapidily the mood can change in football.
Just four months after returning to European competition after a 25-year absence, Cologne find themselves rock-bottom bottom of the Bundesliga. Ahead of their trip to Hannover on Sunday, DW asks: what's gone wrong?
From Carnival to football and even odder hobbies like rabbit-breeding, there's a club for everyone in Germany. Nearly half of Germans belong to one - and the numbers continue too grow.
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