Hitler tamed by prison

Epic prison board fail: This guy, Hitler. Prison has changed his ways. He won't cause any trouble now!

From The New York Times - Dec 21, 1924.
     Posted By: Alex - Mon Jan 13, 2014
     Category: Predictions | Prisons | 1920s

Ooops, might need a retraction here and there.
Posted by Expat47 in Athens, Greece on 01/13/14 at 09:43 AM
Ah, yes. If only the Vienna Academy of Fine Arts had seen fit to accept Hitler to their art school.
Posted by KDP on 01/13/14 at 02:22 PM
@KDP : I guess they (Austria-Germany) didn't have the old comic book ads to send in your drawing of ??? and become a famous artist.

Here's one:

Posted by BrokeDad in Midwest US on 01/13/14 at 03:19 PM
Strangely enough (fulfilling the J.B.S. Haldane motto of all WUvians) there is an article in The Mirror today about one Private Henry Tandey who had the chance to shoot one Corporal Adolf Hitler on a French battlefield in 1918.
Posted by KDP on 01/13/14 at 04:00 PM
Reminds me of the newspaper Truman was holding in the famous picture that said,' Dewey Defeats Truman'.
Posted by Patty in Ohio, USA on 01/13/14 at 07:34 PM
Worst. Recidivism. Ever.
Posted by Harvey on 01/13/14 at 09:37 PM
I ain't even had my coffee yet and you made me look up Recidivism. 😡
Posted by Expat47 in Athens, Greece on 01/14/14 at 12:00 AM
OOO, OOO, I know that one!!!
Posted by Patty in Ohio, USA on 01/14/14 at 12:28 AM
He spent his time in prison writing a manifesto about taking over Germany and perhaps committing genocide. What behavior would NOT have convinced the prison he was no longer plotting to overthrow the government?
Posted by Ed on 01/14/14 at 03:51 AM
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