Whether you're liberal or conservative, you can probably agree with some version of this statement: the current state of politics resembles an inescapable nightmare carnival. But just because people didn't have the internet back in the day doesn't mean that politics didn't get ugly. These 10 political jokes, which are all at least 100 years old, remind us that in some ways, not much has changed.


The Toaster's Handbook, 1916


Old Abe's Jokes, 1864