A cheap holiday in other people's misery! The Berlin Wall was a physical representation of the “Iron Curtain” that existed from 1961 through 1989 that physically divided Western and Eastern Berlin in half. Join the History Bomb as we delve into the history behind the division of Germany's capital, the reasons behind the wall, and it's unintended toppling...and what does David Hasselhoff have to do with any of this?!?!
Song of the week: “Looking For Freedom” David Hasselhoff
CORRECTION: it was the Inner-German Border, not the Oder-Neisse Line