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[–] [email protected] 88 points 3 weeks ago (3 children)

fascists really are the biggest crybabies.

[–] [email protected] 48 points 3 weeks ago (2 children)

They're the real snowflakes

[–] [email protected] 19 points 3 weeks ago

Of course. They assume that because they are dick and, that everyone else must be too.

[–] [email protected] 3 points 3 weeks ago

Except they're not unique, just delicate and when enough gather together they can damage important infrastructure.

[–] [email protected] 25 points 3 weeks ago

Always have been.

[–] [email protected] 10 points 3 weeks ago

Look, he's no fascist. He's just a strong leader who's always right, doesn't accept 'no' for an answer, makes his own rules, demands absolute loyalty and calls himself not only a patriot, but a nationalist who happens to be white...

Sure he jokes about being a dictator, but only because he's able to see the good in so many of them. Also it would only be on first day in office, since he loves democracy, stable democracy, like in the People's Republic of China or Russia, where a strong leader can be elected more than just twice.

Boy o boy, people not understanding this will give future historians quite a head scratcher.

[–] [email protected] 23 points 3 weeks ago* (last edited 5 days ago) (1 children)
[–] [email protected] 1 points 3 weeks ago

Who will just do whatever you tell them to, and not ask too many questions.

[–] [email protected] 19 points 3 weeks ago

Swatting the guy's mother. That's really, really low but that is where they are.