"I want to be a citizen in a state where ministers, unguarded, use public transportation."
And I agree!
What a contrast: I remember getting out of class, crossing Gendarmenmark and suddenly being face to face to Germany's President, Horst Köhler.
On the other side, my neighbour is the owner of one of the largest banks in Mexico. There are everyday around ten bodyguards with... It sucks!
Merkel on a bus from Italy to Berlin due to volcan Eyjafjallajökull