Racists and bigots have never been the most-subtle of people when it comes to humor, mostly because they're fools. But a weak, pitiful attempt is on display in the German village of Jamel, which is a far-right paradise that has given the German government headaches.
There, at the the office of the far-right National Democratic Party (NPD), there is a barbecue grill with "Happy Holocaust" carved into the metal.
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The discovery was recently made by one of the journalists for Vice magazine's video outfit, which always produces stellar material. "I was shocked and I just couldn't believe what I saw. It felt really surreal," VBS TV journalist Barbara Dabrowska told the German magazine, Der Spiegel. "It was like in a bad American movie that tries to come up with the most ridiculous idea for how to make Nazis look really terrible. ... They probably meant it as a joke, but I was annoyed by their either stupid or incredibly provocative approach."
You can see the full video below; Dabrowska asks the party leader about it around the 8-minute mark--Dave, translate away! And I can be particularly ghoulish and point out that the neo-Nutzis have it wrong...but I won't go there.