This video is part of an elaborate hoax. Allegedly, it’s from a British video series from the 1960s about the future. There’s just a little too much social commentary in there to be believable. But it is pretty funny. And I can see how a lot of people could be fooled!
Dave (a TV channel in the UK) recently hired some historians to compile a list of the 10 Oldest Jokes recorded in human history. Here’s my favorite, I love “yo mama” jokes and this appears to be the earliest. 8. Augustus was touring his Empire and noticed a man in the crowd who bore a striking…