Since the collapse of the Eastern bloc, the USA consider themselves the winners of history. Instead, however, the future President of a country gets to do it, which is economically and socially before the biggest ordeal of the last 100 years.
As Angela Merkel, still lived behind the Iron curtain, there was this place of longing, to the young physicist in your imagination like travelled: America. It was “the size, the diversity, the culture” of the country, was fascinated by the current Chancellor as to the freedom and economic success. Even in 2019, Merkel came to the thoughts of America for their conditions, almost into raptures: “The Rocky Mountains to see the car driving around, Bruce Springsteen listen – that was my dream.”