These initial necklace, made of long metal beads in the red,yellow and black colours of the German flag, now has its own attracted more than 6,300 followers since Sunday evening’s duel.
“And the winner is: the Germany necklace,” was one.Another tweet read: “Takeaway from the TV duel: the necklace received more attention than Steinbrueck and Merkel’s answers. Sad…”
During their television debate, the only one of the election campaign, Merkel and Steinbrueck clashed over the euro, tax policy, U.S. spying and other issues, but delivered few,surprises. An estimated 15 million Germans watched the duel.