The fools rush into the street carnival: Weiberfastnacht, the great days until ash Wednesday to start on Thursday. In many places the women take over (temporarily) the Power in the town halls, a call for key to the City and cut off ties.

The weather is beautiful all the more so as in the past few days. First of all, the sun is shining in the Rhineland, then clouds are expected to raise, according to the German weather service (DWD).

in Particular, in Cologne, where Weiberfastnacht many hundreds of thousands of visitors are expected, the day is also a big challenge for the police. More than 1000 police officers will be used.

In Baden-Württemberg, the Thursday before rose Monday as a “Schmotziger Dunschtig”. But on Wednesday, the fools had charged the New castle in Stuttgart and the baden-württemberg Prime Minister Winfried Kretschmann (Green) to the office pushed. “I’ll get the scepter from the Hand. Ruled you fools now in the country,” cried the father of the country.

dpa