Originally Posted by ricardisimo
You know where I stand on this. All US presidents are fascistic to a dramatic degree, especially if we use Mussolini's definition of fascism - he called it "lo stato corporativo", the corporate state - and we can certainly toss in their imperial militarism, along with some more recent developments like Bush's Unitary presidency and Obama's insistence that he can assassinate anyone, anywhere at any time... yeah, the picture is pretty clear.
Your cynicism is breathtaking, as always, Ric.
Can we agree that Ben was a handsome and powerful man, and a snappy dresser?