The film "A Futile and Stupid Gesture" - the story of the creation of an odious print edition of America of the 70s.
Doug Kenny was a middle-class person, so getting into Harvard was already a major achievement for the guy. He never behaved seriously, although his parents wanted to see a son with a diploma and prestigious work.
Rescue from boredom in the status university was the work in the editorial office of the humorous almanac, which appeared in the campus for decades. Doug met with a native of Henry's rich family and began to have fun. The guys became famous on campus, and their offspring became incredibly popular.
After the release of the track, the friends should part ways: Henry plans to pursue a career as a lawyer, and Doug has no idea what to do. Suddenly the hero dawned: it is necessary to create a real magazine. Persuasions work, and Henry postpones further training. They even find a publishing house and recruit a team of authors. With the move to take the height can not: the first draw does not redeem and half, but the hands to lower still too early ...