What was the famous joke Ronald Reagan said as a microphone test in 1984?

Russia has just been outlawed
We have sold Alaska to USSR
Aliens have taken over the White House
United States annexed the Moon
Reagan displayed a lot of humor. As a microphone test prior to his weekly radio address in August 1984, he said "My fellow Americans, I'm pleased to tell you today that I've signed legislation that will outlaw Russia forever. We begin bombing in five minutes."
Hitter smasher
0
Correct this question
5
Very interesting!
reach: rather globalculturejokesNorth Americapoliticianspresidents of the United StatesRonald ReaganUnited StatesU.S. presidents

Answers by country

Russia has just been outlawed
We have sold Alaska to USSR
Aliens have taken over the White House
United States annexed the Moon
answers
flagNew Zealand
61%
15%
7%
0%
13
flagIndia
51%
12%
28%
7%
64
flagFrance
42%
35%
7%
14%
14
flagPoland
40%
18%
29%
12%
14513
flagGermany
36%
11%
34%
15%
44
flagAustralia
35%
30%
25%
5%
20
flagthe United Kingdom
34%
15%
35%
14%
90
flagPortugal
31%
18%
31%
12%
16
flagthe United States
27%
17%
36%
16%
369
flagGreece
27%
36%
36%
0%
11
flagCanada
23%
19%
34%
23%
26
flagRepublic of Ireland
23%
5%
52%
17%
17
flagUnknown
19%
3%
50%
26%
26