Meet The Keystone Kops

This is an early post of mine, so bits of info covered in my last two posts will get repeated, but Keystone Month wouldn’t be complete without it! Enjoy!

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Slapstick!  Mayhem!  Incompetence!  Buffoonery!  Clumsiness!  Craziness!  Bungling!   Chasing!  Running!  Zaniness!  Now quick, say the first words that come to your mind…

…And I’ll bet the $2.38 that I have in my pocket that you just said “Keystone Kops.”

Cue their most famous photo. Quiz: Name the film this publicity pic is from! (The answer will be at the end of this post.)

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