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Another Cartoon Controversy - German Police World Cup Logo


In case you live in a cave (or the US), you probably already know that Germany is hosting the 2006 World Cup, soccer's premier championship. As is the case with the Olympics, everyone wants to get in on the Cup logoing act. According to The Sun Online, designers from Germany's Ministry of Interior Affairs dreamed up the logo above for a police welcome campaign. Unfortunately for them he's a little too familiar looking...

Comments (15)

If you look at it from one ... (Below threshold)
Lew Clark:

If you look at it from one angle it does look a little like Hitler, but if you look at it from another angle, it looks like Mohammed.

I don't know Jack.. ... (Below threshold)

I don't know Jack..
but it looks like him.

Hmmm, I think it looks like... (Below threshold)

Hmmm, I think it looks like Felix the cat.

I was thinking Frosty the S... (Below threshold)

I was thinking Frosty the Snowman.


It reminds me of Charlie Ch... (Below threshold)
Oh, good Lord - it looks li... (Below threshold)

Oh, good Lord - it looks like a freaking soccer ball with a face drawn on it.
I can't even see how it looks like Hitler. I agree with Omni - I thought it looked like Frosty.

Can you say, "Soccer Ball w... (Below threshold)

Can you say, "Soccer Ball with eyes and a hat?"

I mean, really . . .

Good to see I wasn't the on... (Below threshold)

Good to see I wasn't the only one to scratch my head over this.

To a hammer, everything loo... (Below threshold)

To a hammer, everything looks like a nail.

To a Lefty, everything looks like a famous Fascist.

Singing"Springtime... (Below threshold)


"Springtime, for Soccer and Germany"

Whoever it is, there is one... (Below threshold)

Whoever it is, there is one thing of which we can be sure: Muslims will riot over it.

What's "Soccer?"... (Below threshold)

What's "Soccer?"

The smile arrow points to A... (Below threshold)

The smile arrow points to Argentina.



I agree with EXDemocrat. I... (Below threshold)

I agree with EXDemocrat. It's defintly Felix the (Facsict)Cat.

Yes, and no. Its a crap sca... (Below threshold)

Yes, and no. Its a crap scan, but when you line it up next to the pic of Hitler on the link above, the similarities are a bit more noticeable.

I just think it was a crap logo... why do the cops need one anyway?






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