For the second year in a row the May 4 and May 5 ceremonies took place without an audience. Actor André van Duin and German Chancellor Angela Merkel marked the event with moving speeches about rebuilding after the war, while conspiracy theorists commemorated it with a tasteless poster about coronavirus rules. The Netherlands’ largest online retailer bol.com was reeled in by an online phishing scam that cost it €750,000. Bees, cows and jackals all feature in our round-up of animal news. And after the weekend celebrations at the ArenA, we ask if you’re more likely to catch a nasty disease from a pigeon or an Ajax supporter.
Ophef of the week: Rising anger at ‘pancake’ insult on Remembrance Day livestream
And here’s Marco van Basten being humiliated by an Ajax fan shouting ‘pannenkoek!’
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