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Hitler didn't kill anyone. (Original Post) mzmolly Feb 2021 OP
Exactly. ntp. AnnaLee Feb 2021 #1
+100000000000000000000000 Ninga Feb 2021 #2
Watching the Republican Senate reminds me more and more thucythucy Feb 2021 #3
Interesting. I haven't seen the film. mzmolly Feb 2021 #5
On second thought, maybe a better analogy is Hitler's trial thucythucy Feb 2021 #4
That's an excellent mzmolly Feb 2021 #6
Four police officers were killed in the Beer Hall Putsch greenjar_01 Feb 2021 #7
neither did charles manson samnsara Feb 2021 #8
Exactly. mzmolly Feb 2021 #9

thucythucy

(8,339 posts)
3. Watching the Republican Senate reminds me more and more
Thu Feb 11, 2021, 11:04 AM
Feb 2021

of the film "The Wannsee Conference."

The German version with captions is better than the English version, though less well known.

Right wingers plotting mass murder, other right wingers sitting back and watching--perhaps taken aback by the ruthlessness and violence, but not caring enough about the victims to do anything but whine to each other in secret.

Maybe that's harsh, but it's a visceral reaction. How anyone could watch yesterday's presentation and act like they're bored is beyond me.

mzmolly

(51,283 posts)
5. Interesting. I haven't seen the film.
Thu Feb 11, 2021, 11:10 AM
Feb 2021

But I plan to now.

After listening to CSPAN this AM and the Republican callers who have been indoctrinated by RW media, I'm in disbelief. My hunch is they're avoiding the actual senate trial coverage and listening to what Laura Ingraham and Sean Hannity tell them to think.

thucythucy

(8,339 posts)
4. On second thought, maybe a better analogy is Hitler's trial
Thu Feb 11, 2021, 11:05 AM
Feb 2021

after his failed Beer Hall Putsch.

Except even the right wing court in that case found him guilty.

Today's Republicans are that much more gutless.

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