Joachim Maiwald (Adrian Topol, r.) wants is to be his father, Maiwald, senior (Ralph Herforth, l.), to an old bomb

©WDR/Martin Valentin Menke

The new Cologne-Thriller “scene of the crime: bomb business” (31 demonstrate. In March, the First) begins with aerial photographs from the Second world war, the be of the Song “Enola Gay” (1980), the British synth-Pop Band Orchestral Manoeuvres in the Dark (OMD, 1978-1998, since 2006) paints. Unlike many thought, at the time of its publication, the piece on homosexuality.

Instead, the anti-war song to those of US long-range bomber Boeing B-29 Superfortress, the 6 track. August 1945 was dropped at 8.15 am, the atomic bomb (“Little Boy”) on Hiroshima, Japan. Also called, named after the mother of the pilot, “Enola Gay”. The Explosion and its consequences have killed around 140,000 people. Three days after the first use of atomic was dropped bomb on Nagasaki, Japan. Even today, people suffering from the late consequences of the radiation.

The Song “Enola Gay” was an international Hit and is one of the Pop classics. During the opening ceremony of the summer Olympic games, the 25. July to 12. August 2012 held in London, was played to the OMD-piece also.