So They Tell Me – 1919

https://youtu.be/AcGDrnhQrPA

So They Tell Me, circa 1919, skewers the top headlines of its day, the era.

Crude attempts to punctuate the sardonic and off-color humor supplied by political raconteur Warren W. Brown(?). Though the jokes are somewhat esoteric by today’s standards, the tone straddles between bombastic entertainment and nativist .

Targets include labor activist , , the League of Nations, the , Russian & German instability, the Bolsheviks, and fat women in bathing suits and burnt pudding.

An interesting snapshot of the mood of the US during the at the beginning of the last century, .

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