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Ronald Reagan's Anti-Soviet Joke Caught on Tape

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Ronald Reagan's Anti-Soviet Joke Caught on Tape

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On August 11, 1984, during a sound check prior to his regular Saturday radio broadcast, Ronald Reagan made a joke about bombing Russia. The recording was transmitted to the press and later played on CBS's Monday night Evening News program.

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