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Dr. Zaius Was Right

While Dostoevsky, Huxley, Kubrick and others might give their Inquisitors convincing arguments, it is always clear that they are on the side of the rebels.

Dr. Zaius Was Right

The Great Dictator: Remembering Hitler Properly

The Apotheosis of Adolf was a project started by the Nazis and continued in the popular imagination by casting him as a malevolent deity. Hitler’s plans for Germany didn’t work out, but his egotistical desire to become a Wagnerian god has. The real Nazi party was a disorganized mess, and Hitler only achieved the military success he did through luck rather than some sort of genius. Yet popular historiography simply perpetuates the self-glorifying mythos he created.

The Great Dictator: Remembering Hitler Properly