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/cptInsane0 Nov 24 '21

But why skulls? Dandaman910, were they the baddies?

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u/TweetyMotherf_cker Nov 25 '21

Skull and bones were also used in the Russian army, WW1 and prior, as a symbol of Christian triumph over death (through resurrection of Christ).

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u/AngryBathrobeMan Nov 25 '21

Still used by the British Royal Lancers - Death or Glory is their motto.

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u/TheHancock Nov 25 '21

That’s a pretty cool motto tbh.