In film, at least. In reality, he never went. This whole clip was staged.

So why do I keep thinking he’s going to break into song when he walks down the steps from the plane? Imagine the musical: Joe Stalin in Rogers and Hammerskold’s Meet Me at the Brandenberg Gate, Comrade!

(h/t: BoingBoing via Professor Reynolds)

UPDATE:  More Vintage Commie theatrics here.

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