Berlin Wall Attraction
Mr. Gorbechev, reconstruct that wall
Tourists love it. Add some machine gunned-manned towers and commission a sculpture of victims stuck on barbed wire for added affect.
“Berlin Wall turns 50 – and some want to rebuild it, barbed wire and all
Fifty years to the day after the Berlin Wall was built overnight by East German officials, little of it remains. Some argue in favor of restoring portions of the hated structure as a memorial.
Tourists walk in front of a segment of the graffiti painted wall at the East Side Gallery in Berlin on Aug. 12. The German capital is preparing to mark the 50th anniversary of the building of the Berlin Wall, which was erected on August 13, 1961.
In Pictures: 50th anniversary of the Berlin Wall”