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  • Germany hails couch potatoes as pandemic heroes
  • Germany hails couch potatoes as pandemic heroes
    Die Bundesregierung (2020) ©
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Germany hails couch potatoes as pandemic heroes

As the country struggles through a second wave of the coronavirus, the German government is calling on citizens to do what is expected of them: absolutely nothing. Parodying tropes of wartime discourse, the tongue-in-cheek campaign looks set to appeal to pandemic-fatigued Germans.

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