How A German Rocket-Powered Monstrosity Somehow Predicted The FutureMichael Ballaban7/12/14 1:09pm3618EditPromoteGo to permalinkThe 1920s were a crazy time. In America, jazz was everywhere, and so was illegal booze. In Japan, the Showa period was just beginning. And in Germany, Reichsmarks were being used as wallpaper and rockets were being strapped to cars. Even if it didn't make sense, everything was permitted.