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…one thing above all strikes Harpo about the USSR. "I never saw anybody do anything just for the hell of it. I never saw anybody pull a spontaneous gag." Rationality, he feels, is the only acceptable justification for everything in Stalin's USSR: something can only be funny if it has a reason to be funny. And this is why Duck Soup is so funny: because it has no reason to be funny.