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#1 Posted on 28.2.03 0638.37
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Living overseas for the time being, I have (thankfully) been missing a lot of the rhetoric concerning the upcoming war with Iraq. I still read quite a bit about it, but I don't hear soundclips of administration officials or anti-war demonstrators every night. So, I don't know if Saddam has been compared to Hitler, and using that as a justification for entering into war, but I do believe it possible. I remember Milosevic being compared to Hitler quite often, so it only makes sense to do it again. Anyway, here is an article from the Guardian in which several historians examine the claim that Saddam = Hitler lite.

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#2 Posted on 28.2.03 0836.15
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Actually, the real comparison should be Saddam to Stalin. The Baath party was organized under Stalinist principles, and Saddam has used many of the tactics FDR's old friend Uncle Joe used.
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#3 Posted on 28.2.03 1342.56
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What? No one is gonna compare Bush to Hitler? Okay, I will then...

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#4 Posted on 28.2.03 2055.21
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    Originally posted by StampedeFan23
    What? No one is gonna compare Bush to Hitler? Okay, I will then...

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So, are you gonna do it? (Just saying it proves nothing except you might be a jackass)
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