Originally posted by fuelinjectedShould Stalin win some kind of award for the most paranoid son of a bitch that ever lived?
And for nearly rolling over to the Nazis, yes. I understand that millions of Russians (or well, I guess they were all Soviets back then) lost their lives while the Wermacht rolled across Russia because Iron Joe curled up in a ball because he couldn't BELEIVE the Germans were abrogating their treaty.
Killing off most of his military's leading mind probably didn't help either.
With the first truly born-again president in charge of what has been called a crusade at times, I think this is an interesting take from the UK on the idea of the United States believing itself to be something of a religious movement as well as a nation ...