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Rude, chaotic, bossy? The new ad campaign is typical Berlin

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The Berlin Senate's new campaign has everything you would expect from the city. Rudeness, shifting the blame and a load of taxpayer-money wasted on PR. Rather than actually enforcing corona regulations in crowded bars, apparently it's easier to just swear and blame everyone else.

Don't get me wrong, there is no one more deserving of a disapproving gesture than anti-maskers. But ultimately the Senate got things the wrong way round. I'd rather be scolded by neighbors or fellow commuters, not a local government that saw 503 new infections on Wednesday. Berlin's government has a lot it needs to improve before they start pointing the middle finger at its residents, especially those who can't wear masks for health reasons.

In theory Berlin should excellent at stopping the spread of the virus. No one hugs each other, and Berliners are already used to being........

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