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To: TBP
This article has no credibility; that song is from Duck Soup, not Horse Feathers
7 posted on 05/13/2003 4:17:49 PM PDT by almcbean
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To: almcbean
Wrong. I'm a Marx Brothers fan. The song is indeed from "Horsefeathers." It's sung by Groucho's character, Professor Quincy Adams Wagstaff, when he is introduced as the President of Huxley College.

One of my favorite exchanges in "Horsefeathers" illustrates liberal logic very well. Dr. Wagstaff is talking to two of the deans.

Wagstaff: Do we have a stadium?
Deans: Yes, sir.
Wagstaff: Do we have a college?
Deans: Yes, sir.
Wagstaff; Well, we can't support both. Tomorrow we start tearing down the college.
Dean: But, Professor, where will the students sleep?
Wagstaff: Where they always sleep. In class.

The speak-easy scene and the football game (with Chico calling signals) are classics. If you haven't seen "Horsefeathers" lately, get it (although IMO, "Animal Crackers", "Duck Soup", and "A Night at the Opera" are better.)
9 posted on 05/13/2003 9:21:51 PM PDT by TBP
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