''You are in the Bronx. A black van is stopping in front of you. Three African-Americans are getting out and they are insulting your mother in the worst ways. ”¦ Act.’'
This is the translation from a German Army training video currently circulating the web. Dan Saltzstein, guest blogger on Screens naturally queries “…the real question, unanswered by the German Defense Ministry, is: why the Bronx? What, exactly, is the German army preparing for?”