Sometimes it is a good indicator of the course of events if they are not reported. Especially if the Picture– Newspaper falls silent. For days, the tabloid had fueled fears of the great chaos of the strike. But when the nationwide warning strike, which largely paralyzes public transport throughout Germany, starts, it is on the homepage of Picture no longer an issue. On the news portals of other major media outlets, too, the topic is in the lower ranks all day long, far behind the inconclusive coalition committee or the events in Israel.