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Ottoman-Humping Gets the Silent Treatment

Ottoman-Humping Gets the Silent Treatment

Courtesy of Best Week Ever, the comedy troupe A Week of Kindness has unearthed this classic silent film which may explain the roots of the recent ottoman-humping phenomenon:

Not sure, but I think this may have been made by Von Stroheim or DeMille. Pretty sure it’s not Fairbanks. The stunts aren’t up to his caliber.

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