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    • nick the naknik
    • 14.10.09 | 09:40 (IST)

    First of all, people have got to understand that there is a rich internet tradition of using this particular clip and adding funny subtitles. Some of the funniest attempts at this are to do with sport, because then the juxtaposition between Hitler's anger and the subject matter (a football game) is greatest. This clip, though, just isn't funny. It really isn't clear to me who Hitler is meant to represent. Is he a democrat who wants Obama to go further? Is he a republican who opposes Obama's plans? Am I just being stupid? When done well, these clips can be hilarious. This one just isn't.

    from the article: WATCH: Even Hitler is disappointed in Obama
    First published 22:43 13.10.09 | Last updated 07:03 14.10.09
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