Tuesday, May 24, 2005

He's a humble human, like us :: Tim Blair

The folks pictured are enjoying seeing that the tyrant that once ruled them probably puts his pants on one leg at a time, just as like the average man.

Maintaining a cult of personality is one of the major devices by which tyrannical regimes control of a large populace. But reputations can be built and reputations can be taken down.

This is a lesson for citizens in other repressive regimes.


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