Hitler on Obama's education speech


So there's something of a meme on YouTube where people take that memorable scene of Hitler's meltdown in the German film Downfall and replace the subtitles. My favorite example of this used to be the one where Hitler rants about the changed ending of the Watchmen movie. That one's now been eclipsed by this more brilliant, pointed, and timely version:

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Thank you for posting this. Yes, very clever. Unfortunately it also seems applicable to some things once regarded as sacrosanct. Then you have to wonder if the truth really does make you free. Maybe it just transfers you to another cell block or prison.

Thank you commenting, Paul. I have to suggest, though, that clarity and precision are marvelous things to strive for when one writes.

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