Political Quiz: Test your knowledge!

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    What traits/ideas do the following people have in common?

    Stalin
    Lenin
    Che
    Pol Pot
    Castro
    Chavez
    Mao
    Marx
    NSPG
     
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    Well, I dunno who "NSPG" is, but all the rest are men.
     
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    They all have mustaches.

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    My Google-Fu failed me. Who is NSPG?
     
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    Well, with the exception of Marx and the mystery "NSPG", they were all authoritarian dictators.
     
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    Which poster wanted the CIA to "convince" Obama to resign and wanted to nuke the Oil Spill? First one that gets it right gets a pos rep or a thanks if I can't rep you yet. :cool:
     
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    Well, more'n one poster suggested using a nuke to seal the spill. I can't recall anyone suggesting that the CIA "take out" the president. Is it even legal to write such things?

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    Apparently Lenin does not qualify as a dictator.

    WikiAnswers - How was Lenin a dictator

    Che Guevara never reigned supreme in any nation, so he does not seem to qualify either.

    Karl Marx was an influential philosopher and social activist, but again, never reigned supreme in any nation. I don't see how he'd even begin to qualify as a dictator.

    The list could be one of prominent communist philosophers, except then I don't think Pol Pot or Stalin belong on it...and who knows if the mysterious NSPG would fit, either.
     

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