WTF?! 11 People Who Have Unfairly Been Compared To Hitler (PHOTOS)

06/10/2010 09:10 am ET | Updated May 25, 2011
  • Katla McGlynn Senior Comedy & Viral Editor, The Huffington Post

You've heard it a million times, but does it ever really apply? The name "Hitler" typically refers to the leader of the Nazi party and person responsible for the murder and displacement of over 6 million Jews, but plenty of people who show no similarities with the fallen despot have been given the moniker. We found 11 instances of people being publicly called "Hitler," "like Hitler," or "worse than Hitler" online and in the media, and we're pretty sure none of these folks can hold a candle to the real Hitler's evil. Let's set the record straight: NO ONE is Hitler except Hitler. If Barack Obama, Jesus Christ, or even anti-Justin Bieber web designers can be called "Hitler," it's obvious the claim isn't only baseless, it's just plain silly.

People Who Have Been Likened To Hitler