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rustydog Donating Member (1000+ posts) Send PM | Profile | Ignore Sun Oct-15-06 05:48 PM
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17. Hitle began by having the legislature make him a dictator
Bush just succeeded by having the Republican led legislature kill habeus corpus. he can imprison any american simply by declaring, without having to prove it, the person an enemy.

the comparison is apt. it doesn't require a body count, it requires INTENT and there is a tone of that in bush.
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  -Hitler killed 20 million people.....war chimp: not even a million (yet).. Webster Green  Oct-15-06 04:26 PM   #0 
  - I reject your premise  Lerkfish   Oct-15-06 04:32 PM   #1 
  - Right you are. When you start comparing body counts...  Malikshah   Oct-15-06 04:34 PM   #2 
  - Okay...this is productive  alcibiades_mystery   Oct-15-06 04:35 PM   #3 
  - there are a lot of things that can be compared:  Lerkfish   Oct-15-06 04:56 PM   #7 
     - I'd like to see each of those worked out in some detail  alcibiades_mystery   Oct-15-06 05:10 PM   #10 
        - fine, then don't make the comparison if it offends you so deeply  Lerkfish   Oct-15-06 06:02 PM   #22 
        - Mrrrrr-eeeeow!  alcibiades_mystery   Oct-15-06 06:16 PM   #27 
        - My father was a WW II vet, and I studied the rise  mmonk   Oct-15-06 10:13 PM   #38 
        - I hope while we're working out the theoretic and empiric details  Bad Penny   Oct-15-06 11:00 PM   #43 
           - Look, you got so excited you couldn't even finish a sentence  alcibiades_mystery   Oct-16-06 07:26 AM   #46 
              - yeah ok  Bad Penny   Oct-16-06 10:04 AM   #49 
                 - As opposed to the brilliant strategy of alienating  alcibiades_mystery   Oct-16-06 10:13 AM   #50 
                    - I have a hairy chest and a beard  Bad Penny   Oct-16-06 10:24 AM   #51 
                       - Oh, my bad  alcibiades_mystery   Oct-16-06 10:30 AM   #52 
                          - be careful about checking 'Fascism for Dummies' out of the library  Bad Penny   Oct-16-06 10:45 AM   #53 
                             - If I thought you knew the first thing about fascism  alcibiades_mystery   Oct-16-06 12:31 PM   #54 
  - It's better to day that our men and women in uniform are nazis  texasleo   Oct-15-06 05:14 PM   #11 
  - No, they aren't, but their Commander-In-Chimp is a fascist..  Webster Green   Oct-15-06 05:49 PM   #18 
  - DIng, Ding, Ding!!! (nt)  stepnw1f   Oct-15-06 07:12 PM   #32 
  - Here here.  Blackthorn   Oct-15-06 10:49 PM   #39 
  - He's just waiting till after November now...  Hubert Flottz   Oct-15-06 04:37 PM   #4 
  - Hitler succesfully deceived and bullied in order to get his way  lpbk2713   Oct-15-06 04:38 PM   #5 
  - He's got a couple more years to expound on that number....  jus_the_facts   Oct-15-06 04:41 PM   #6 
  - And how many had Hitler killed 6 years into his reign?  glitch   Oct-15-06 05:07 PM   #8 
  - I feel so ashamed of myself  wryter2000   Oct-15-06 05:08 PM   #9 
  - But he is hundreds of thousands times worse than  Benhurst   Oct-15-06 06:12 PM   #26 
     - LMAO!  wryter2000   Oct-15-06 07:09 PM   #28 
        - ...  Benhurst   Oct-15-06 08:46 PM   #35 
  - He many not be another Hitler  chicagolefty   Oct-15-06 05:15 PM   #12 
  - Welcome to DU  wryter2000   Oct-15-06 07:12 PM   #31 
  - USA! USA! Not as bad as Hitler! RAHRAHRAH!! Sheesh. Genius.  BlooInBloo   Oct-15-06 05:15 PM   #13 
  - Heh!  Webster Green   Oct-15-06 05:29 PM   #16 
     - I don't ever use that sarcasm thingy either  NNN0LHI   Oct-15-06 07:10 PM   #29 
     - I got your irony  wryter2000   Oct-15-06 07:13 PM   #33 
  - He's just getting started.  sofa king   Oct-15-06 05:19 PM   #14 
  - not so.  cali   Oct-16-06 07:38 AM   #47 
  - Different type of war. Different world. Invalid comparison.  boolean   Oct-15-06 05:22 PM   #15 
  - Hitle began by having the legislature make him a dictator  rustydog   Oct-15-06 05:48 PM   #17 
  - Yep..  Webster Green   Oct-15-06 05:50 PM   #19 
  - Poor guy? Tell that to the innocent people that lose family members  Rex   Oct-15-06 05:54 PM   #20 
  - Hiler could read and write and speak eloquently too  Hardrada   Oct-15-06 06:10 PM   #25 
     - You know, that's a good point  wryter2000   Oct-15-06 07:15 PM   #34 
  - Body count misses the whole point of such comparisons  left is right   Oct-15-06 05:55 PM   #21 
  - don't tell the glad-happy bastard he'll just ratchet the killing up  madokie   Oct-15-06 06:03 PM   #23 
  - Yeah, he's a piker.  trof   Oct-15-06 06:04 PM   #24 
  - Sorry.... (nt)  stepnw1f   Oct-15-06 07:11 PM   #30 
  - Bush is just getting started.  Octafish   Oct-15-06 09:26 PM   #36 
  - Now, now...Hitler was actually a soldier and saw action.  leesa   Oct-15-06 09:32 PM   #37 
  - six years after hitler gained power he started WW2  Bad Penny   Oct-15-06 10:55 PM   #40 
  - Chimp is more like Stalin than Hitler  zulchzulu   Oct-15-06 10:57 PM   #41 
  - Hitler killed about 50 million.  Zynx   Oct-15-06 10:57 PM   #42 
  - Hitler had over 12 years  ComerPerro   Oct-15-06 11:20 PM   #44 
  - The problem with the fascist/nazi comparison is how hysterical it sounds  Bucky   Oct-15-06 11:49 PM   #45 
     - Great post.  cali   Oct-16-06 07:41 AM   #48 
 

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