THE RUNNING GAGS OF THE STOOGES–PT. 2

Here’s the one where one persons jacket gets filled with two arms, each belonging to a different person (one of whom is a stooge) creating an unstoppable rotation of physical abuse. As you’ll see this gag served Curly, Shemp and Moe well for at least twenty-five years and is considerably more difficult to perform than you’d think (perhaps that’s why Larry never did it?). I remember trying this with a friend back in our pre-adolescent days and ripping my friend’s fathers jacket to shreds in the process.

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