As Ronald Reagan often pointed out, the citizens of the Soviet Union were good at using humor to help them cope with the strain of life under socialism. With Bernie Sanders surging in the polls, and with “democratic” socialism surging on college campuses, it looks like we may soon be needing that kind of humor ourselves. Just in case, therefore, here is Reagan telling some of his favorite Soviet jokes:

H/T: William A. Jacobson at Legal Insurrection.