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The Greatest Speech Ever Made

This is a clip from the end of the Charlie Chaplin film, The Great Dictator, that somehow managed to resurface and resonate even now, especially when music and modern images were added to the original Chaplin voiceover.  It’s a good example of a dormant meme-collage suddenly going viral.  Beautiful:

Kathleen’s Twitter reaction to the clip:

This is the Chaplin speech from the end of The Great Dictator without the meme collage of modern images and music.  It still resonates, but it’s different when stripped of the modern imagery/meme-pastiche:




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