Contact Us

German Chancellor Gets Beer Shower Courtesy of Clumsy Waiter

waiter spills beer on German Chancellor Angela Merkel
Yahoo.com

On any given day, there is a lot of pressure on a waiter or waitress not to spill trays of food and drink as they hurry around a crowded restaurant. When you’re serving at an event filled with dignitaries, that pressure is even greater. Just ask Martin, a waiter in Germany who spilled beer on the Chancellor.

German Chancellor Angela Merkel was at the Christian Democratic Union’s Ash Wednesday meeting in Demmin, sitting down with colleagues to share a meal. Martin, a waiter who was doing a favor for a waitress who was too nervous to serve the Chancellor, approached her with a tray containing seven glasses of beer.

As he bent to serve a glass to her, he lost control of the tray and spilled the remaining six glasses of beer down her back. “I was shoved from behind, and tried to catch the beers, but it was too late,” he said.

The Chancellor reacted with brief shock and then maintained her composure and continued to smile for cameras. She even got up later and gave her speech in her beer soaked jacket. Watch the hilariously unfortunate incident below.

Best of Q92

Recommended For You

Best of the Web

It appears that you already have an account created within our VIP network of sites on . To keep your personal information safe, we need to verify that it's really you. To activate your account, please confirm your password. When you have confirmed your password, you will be able to log in through Facebook on both sites.

Forgot your password?

*Please note that your prizes and activities will not be shared between programs within our VIP network.

It appears that you already have an account on this site associated with . To connect your existing account just click on the account activation button below. You will maintain your existing VIP profile. After you do this, you will be able to always log in to http://kqvt.com using your original account information.

*Please note that your prizes and activities will not be shared between programs within our VIP network.

Please fill out the information below to help us provide you a better experience.

(Forgot your password?)

Not a member? Sign up here

Sign up for Q VIP quickly by connecting your Facebook account. It's just as secure and no password to remember!

Sign up to have exclusive Q VIP contests, events, coupons, presales, and much more delivered to you for FREE.