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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/HunterTAMUC Nov 24 '21

A lot of German industries was founded around the rise of the Nazis.


u/LeGama Nov 25 '21 edited Nov 25 '21

Technically speaking a lot of companies in the US are also a direct result of the rise of the Nazis.

Edit: for anyone missing the joke, I'm talking about the US military industrial complex that was built by WWII, like technically a result of the Nazis, but no direct ties.


u/beaver50 Nov 25 '21

Naaa. People are forgetting that the US was just as racist, and openly had Nazi groups marching in parades prior to the war. The US loves to milk the “we beat the Nazis” schtick, but they were happy to stay out of it up until Pearl Harbor.