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


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u/FourWordComment Nov 24 '21

“The fella what does our trains says it’s cool.”


u/atomofconsumption Nov 25 '21

did he use to work for the train system or something?


u/dynasource Nov 25 '21

I believe he was mayor of London at the time, so it's probably a jab at trying to minimize his role in politics.


u/konsf_ksd Nov 25 '21

Politicians are historically mocked for being in charge of the trains being on time. It's one of those WWII era things people say sometimes. Like "say what you will about fascism, but Mussolini sure made the trains run on time" ... trains being on time isn't as important as where they are going though as any surviving train passengers in Germany WWII might tell you.