Hitler, Saddamn and Gaddafi

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    1 will be rememered in the history books thousands of years from today - while the other 2 will be forgotten in a matter of decades.
     
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    The entire world waits for Hitlers reappearance, or his reincarnation, with their heads and necks turned to the political right waiting for some hint, sight, or sign of his appearance, mustachioed, jack booted, military uniformed, right hand outstretched and upraised in stiff salute, marching goosestepped in front of a faceless army of his followers.
    But Al Pacino's character in the "Devil's Advocate" reminds his understudy to "Never let them see you coming!". How much better, and far more deceptive, would it be to appear as a thoughtful, scholarly man of color, instead of some sopped, sudsy beer hall brawler, the head of the political party that was Hitler's arch nemesis during the time he wanted to subjugate the entire world, benighted before even taking office the badge of peace, bearing all the trappings of a benevolent master with the chains cleverly disguised and hidden.
     
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    Hitler is just misunderstood. :cool:
     
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    colossal insight
     
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    For Germany, Iraq, and Libya none of these men will be forgotten. It is only our parochial teaching and reading of history that causes us to forget.


    "There is no history of mankind, there are only many histories of all kinds of aspects of human life. And one of these is the history of political power. This is elevated into the history of the world." Karl Popper
     
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    Depends which history book you crack open.
     
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    Hitler didnt have multiple wives or dozens of children like saddam or Kadafi
     
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    Those who hate him will keep him in the minds of people forever. They have to.
     

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