Even in the subway it smells like a man. A little beer, a little sweat and a vague note of danger. They wear black shirts, often sleeveless, so you can see their large tattoos. One says “Mia san mia”, the other has the Rammstein logo on the upper arm. And many of the men who made their way to the concert of the band around the scandal-covered singer Till Lindemann carry these impressive belly pads in front of them, which still look muscular despite their considerable size.

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