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When the right hand doesn’t know what the left one is doing: Dr. Strangelove’s affliction

In this video-clip from Stanley Kubrick’s film, “Dr. Strangelove”, we see the character from whom the movie derives its name, struggle to keep his right arm in check, as it repeatedly tries to give the Nazi salute. It literally seems … Continue reading

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