East Germany

July 20th, 2012

East Germany - Behind The Awkwardness

“With relatives in West Germany (before the reunification in 1989), we were in the lucky position to get some Levis jeans or damn hot fake snakeskin pants, like me (in fact we get only the old worn out and ugly stuff from them).”

(submitted by Marcus in Germany)

17 Responses to “East Germany”

  1. Bob Scharba says:

    Communism has so much to answer for.

  2. Lock A Mum says:

    Now is the time on Sprockets when we dance!

  3. mandi says:

    Is that the aunt’s leg hairs showing through her pantyhose????

  4. Angel says:

    Is that hair on the Moms legs?

  5. Kathrine says:

    I realize that the Eastern Bloc could be pretty far out, but why is the mom wearing a Star Trek uniform?

  6. guy says:

    The German Harry Potter?

  7. AndrewT says:

    No comments on the polar bear sitting in the corner of the sofa?

  8. Doreen says:

    I totally sported the girl’s haircut myself. Ostalgie…

  9. JanG says:

    great photo. The little girl is very pretty :)

  10. Doug says:

    Awesome shirt Marcus !!!

  11. TheGermanGermany says:

    U2.
    herrlich.
    awesome. can´t stop laughing…

  12. Connie says:

    So freaking awesome! Mom’s dress is pretty sweet, as well.

  13. Scout C says:

    Achtung, Baby!

  14. Dave says:

    This is the time on “Sprockets” when we dance.

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