On another occasion, (Krushnev) said politics was "like the old joke about the two Jews travelling on a train." One Jew asked the other, "Where are you going?" and gets the reply, "To Zhitomir." "What a sly fox," thinks the first Jew. "I know he's really going to Zhitomir, but he told me Zhitomir so I'll think he is going to Zhmerinka."