December 1960
New Yorker;12/17/1960, Vol. 36 Issue 44, p30
The article presents a humorous anecdote about a child who ran away from school during the visit of Soviet leader Nikita Khrushchev to the U.S. in 1960. At home, the child was fed by his parents and was allowed to watch anything on television. The child chanced upon a broadcast of Khrushchev in his shoe-banging tantrum. The child, thinking that the program had something to do with him, replied that he will still not go back to the school he hated.


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