Today marks the 25-year anniversary of the fall of the Berlin Wall and thousands are on hand in Germany’s capital to celebrate the historic event:

Some of the images from 25 years ago:

And what’s a post on the fall of the Berlin Wall without a mention of David Hasselhoff?

Pieces of the Berlin Wall are now on display at locations around the world:

Just where communism belongs: in a museum with lots of other old, dead things.