A Celebration Of European Stereotypes

January 15, 2009

Europeans are none too happy about the new ‘art’ installation in front of the European Council building in Brussels. The piece represents each of member states with stereotypes such as these:

“The Germans are probably not too thrilled that their country is represented as a series of highways that, looked at a certain way, possibly bring to mind a swastika. Spain has to settle with being a huge construction site, while Romania is shown as a Dracula-themed amusement park.”

I could see how some people may be a little upset…

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