Posted by: Jeff | November 9, 2009

So Cool

-updated below-

Photos courtesy of Der Spiegel:

Dominos retrace the path of the Berlin Wall.

Each domino is a recreation of a section of the original wall.

Crowds gather to watch the dominos fall near the Brandenburg Gate.


Video of the dominos falling, and a discussion of the debate surrounding memorialization of the Wall:

On an unrelated note, isn’t it amazing how much more interesting and informative international news media is than American cable news?



  1. Who painted the dominoes?

  2. According to the from-Russia-in-English news broadcast, 15,000 schoolchildren from around the world, “many of whom have lived through conflicts of their own.” Aw!

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