Sunday 19 November 2017

Ian O'Doherty: Guess they weren't fans of the movie

Ian O'Doherty

Ian O'Doherty

The Germans aren't exactly renowned for their sense of humour, but that's not entirely fair on them.

After all, the great German comic Henning Wehn proves that they can actually laugh at themselves ("The British always say we Germans have no sense of humour. I don't think that's funny.") and their humour tends, surprise surprise, to lend itself towards the darker end of the spectrum.

But not everyone gets them -- UEFA being the most obvious example.

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