Barack Obama, “the liberator float” in Rose Monday carnival in Duesseldorf, Germany.
Another Obama float pops up in Europe. According to Reuters, two boys pose in front of a carnival float representing U.S. President Barack Obama, with the words ‘Obama as liberator’ on his shirt, is pictured during the traditional Rose Monday carnival parade in the western German city of Duesseldorf February 15, 2010. The Rose Monday parades in Cologne, Mainz and Duesseldorf are the highlight of the German street carnival season. This float seems to portray President Obama as falling on his head and is mockingly called the “liberator.”