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Schnozzola Does His Part

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Did you ever have the feeling that you wanted to gag?

Friday fun link: From 1933, a Bizarro-Keynesian promo film for the National Recovery Administration starring that master of propaganda, Jimmy Durante (and, if the comment thread on the site can be believed, Moe Howard of the 3 Stooges).

Elsewhere in Reason: In our March 2001 issue, I noted the NRA's role in the birth of the Motion Picture Code. In October 2004, Damon Root explained why the black press nicknamed the NRA the "Negro Removal Act."

[Via Lew Rockwell.]