Watch Ronald Reagan’s Joke About Waiting For A Car In The Old Soviet Union

It may seem hard to remember today, but in the 1980's America was in the midst of the Cold War.  America and the USSR had been engaged in an arms race for decades -- and yet President Reagan used humor to point out key differences between America and Russia.  

In the old USSR, it could take years under communism to hook up electricity -- or to get a car.  Watch what Ronald Reagan had to say about this.