Actual results were:
No Tricks Zone blog ownerPierre Gosselin wrote,
This is from The Economist, September 25:
"the “Germany for optimists” is the more accurate. The election result is unsettling on several fronts, deeply so where the AfD is concerned. But much of Germany’s pre-election tranquility was illusory anyway. The anger had been building for years; the AfD’s success has just brought it to the surface, where perhaps it can even be understood and addressed. Questions that were going unanswered, tensions that were going unconfronted, now brook no oversight."
I enjoyed German sausage, other food, plus beer that night. Thanks again to FNF for the invite.