Did President Kennedy really embarrass himself by saying “I’m a jelly doughnut” in front of 120,000 Germans when he gave his famous speech in West Berlin in 1963? Or was all of this just a huge misunderstanding? What do Germans think about this? I’ve been confronted with this topic so many times in the US so I finally put it all together in this video!
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2:09 Historical background
5:43 “Ich bin ein Berliner” controversy
11:44 Origins of the misconception