Originally Posted by stilmacher
You are right of course: There is nothing wrong with wearing this for Germans - just like there is nothing wrong with Americans wearing white sheets with pointy, matching hats. Perfectly acceptable.
I probably shouldn't even get sucked into this, but white sheets with pointy, matching hats are not an example of "traditional dress." They are an example of a goofy uniform.
It's not like people in Germany are walking around in Waffen SS uniforms.