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Two years ago on Round and Square (11 May 2011)—Seinfeld Ethnography: Marine Biologist
|[a] Lederpug RF|
And I know that Bavaria has a wonderfully robust economy that rivals that of almost any region in the world. And you know what? It has for a long time.
|[b] Bavaria-made RF|
There are several theories about this, but I prefer the stereotypical one.
We work hard and play hard (see picture, above). We do drink a lot of beer, but that doesn't stop us from eating a hearty breakfast and getting right to work.
It's a Protestant Ethic sort of thing...extending well into Catholicism, and beyond (more on that in a few days).
You see, only seventeen countries (yes, countries) in the world have a higher GDP than Bavaria. If we were an independent country, our per-capita GDP would put us in the top-ten.
|[c] Work-n-Play RF|