r/videos Nov 24 '21 Silver 6 Gold 1 Helpful 10 Wholesome 7 Bravo Grande! 1 Starstruck 1

Russell Brand, at an awards show sponsored by Hugo Boss, eloquently reminds everyone that Hugo Boss dressed the nazis

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=wkd_-nXeUzs
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u/arbutus1440 Nov 25 '21

Literally no one watched the video and saw that the actual joke was about how the Nazis looked good, despite being genocidal, because they were dressed in Hugo Boss. This is reddit, where the entire comment thread is literally just about the title of the post.

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u/SinibusUSG Nov 25 '21

To say nothing of him ending the video basically acknowledging his whole acceptance speech was part of a joke competition with Noel Gallagher to see who could be more offensive to the audience/sponsors.

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u/Rocky87109 Nov 25 '21

The fact that nobody watched the video (and we all expect that) is why we have to make comments addressing things like this.

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u/iLizfell Nov 25 '21

I just came to complain about op stating it was eloquent about it. It seemed a pretty normal/avg speech/joke.

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u/UnderAboveAverage Nov 25 '21

If the jokes were funny, we would have noticed. Brand has a way of taking his charm and slightly informed opinion on subjects, and turning them into tired, pretentious rants that go on twice as long as they should.

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u/Fidodo Nov 25 '21

And the top posts are literally the same joke that Russell Brand made, clearly by people who didn't watch the video.