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Germany's Traditional Rose Monday Parade; See Photos

World | Associated Press | February 13, 2018, 12:35 pm
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 A float depicts German Chancellor Angela Merkel as black widow with the skulls of former opponents in front and the writing

A float depicts German Chancellor Angela Merkel as black widow with the skulls of former opponents in front and the writing "Next one please" during the traditional Rose Monday parade in Duesseldorf, Germany, Shrove. (Image: AP)

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 A carnival float depicting France's president Emmanuel Macron is part of the Rose Monday parade in Mainz, Germany. (Image: AP)

A carnival float depicting France's president Emmanuel Macron is part of the Rose Monday parade in Mainz, Germany. (Image: AP)

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 A carnivalist wears a Trump mask during the traditional Rose Monday parade in Duesseldorf, Germany, Shrove. (Image: AP)

A carnivalist wears a Trump mask during the traditional Rose Monday parade in Duesseldorf, Germany, Shrove. (Image: AP)

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 A float depicts British Prime Minister Theresa May looking at her Brexit-baby during the traditional Rose Monday parade in Duesseldorf, Germany. (Image: AP)

A float depicts British Prime Minister Theresa May looking at her Brexit-baby during the traditional Rose Monday parade in Duesseldorf, Germany. (Image: AP)

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 A reveler takes part in the Rose Monday parade in Mainz, Germany. (Image: AP)

A reveler takes part in the Rose Monday parade in Mainz, Germany. (Image: AP)

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 A float depicting U.S. president Donald Trump and North Korean leader Kim Jong-Un while boxing, during the Rose Monday parade in Duesseldorf, Germany. (Image: AP)

A float depicting U.S. president Donald Trump and North Korean leader Kim Jong-Un while boxing, during the Rose Monday parade in Duesseldorf, Germany. (Image: AP)

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 A float depicts Merkel's challenger in last year's election Martin Schulz put himself into a mincer during the traditional Rose Monday parade in Duesseldorf, Germany, Shrove. (Image: AP)

A float depicts Merkel's challenger in last year's election Martin Schulz put himself into a mincer during the traditional Rose Monday parade in Duesseldorf, Germany, Shrove. (Image: AP)

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 Carnivalists enjoy the Rose Monday parade in Duesseldorf, Germany. (Image: AP)

Carnivalists enjoy the Rose Monday parade in Duesseldorf, Germany. (Image: AP)

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 A carnival float at the traditional

A carnival float at the traditional "Rosenmontag" Rose Monday carnival parade in Duesseldorf, Germany. (Image: Reuters)

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 A float depicts Hungarian Prime Minister Viktor Orban, and Polish PiS party leader Jaroslaw Kaczynski with hammer and sickle and the writing 'right dictatorships' during the traditional Rose Monday parade in Duesseldorf, Germany, Shrove. (AP Photo/Martin Meissner)

A float depicts Hungarian Prime Minister Viktor Orban, and Polish PiS party leader Jaroslaw Kaczynski with hammer and sickle and the writing 'right dictatorships' during the traditional Rose Monday parade in Duesseldorf, Germany, Shrove. (AP Photo/Martin Meissner)

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 A so-called Federahannes, a reveler of the traditional Swabian carnival, jumps with a stick during a parade in Rottweil, southwestern Germany, Shrove. (Image: AP)

A so-called Federahannes, a reveler of the traditional Swabian carnival, jumps with a stick during a parade in Rottweil, southwestern Germany, Shrove. (Image: AP)

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 A carnival float depicting German Chancellor Angela Merkel at the traditional

A carnival float depicting German Chancellor Angela Merkel at the traditional "Rosenmontag" Rose Monday carnival parade in in Mainz, Germany. Placard reads "The last of it's kind". (Image: Reuters)

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 A carnival float depicts a dinosaur with the U.S. flag on its hat eating a large chunk from the earth during the traditional Rose Monday parade in Duesseldorf, Germany, Shrove. (Image: AP)

A carnival float depicts a dinosaur with the U.S. flag on its hat eating a large chunk from the earth during the traditional Rose Monday parade in Duesseldorf, Germany, Shrove. (Image: AP)

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 Carnevalists pose for a photo during the traditional Rose Monday parade in Duesseldorf, Germany, Shrove. (Image: AP)

Carnevalists pose for a photo during the traditional Rose Monday parade in Duesseldorf, Germany, Shrove. (Image: AP)

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 A woman wears a hat full of flowers during the traditional Rose Monday parade in Duesseldorf, Germany. (Image: AP)

A woman wears a hat full of flowers during the traditional Rose Monday parade in Duesseldorf, Germany. (Image: AP)