March 28, 2008
• The German Imperial Army was the first military force to have a standing Driving School. It was formed in May of 1912.
• The leaves on grapevines in Germany are, on average, 18 percent broader than their French counterparts.
• More castles overlook the Rhine River than any other river in Europe.
• WW II German Field Marshall Erwin Rommel was an avid Chicago Cubs fan.
• Stuttgart, German, has the highest per capita consumption of cigars in all of Europe.