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Where Would Jesus Shop?

Lester & Charlie | Posted 01.10.2013 | Comedy
Lester & Charlie

This Week's Poll from the Lester & Charlie Institute of Forward Thinking! Last week, we assured you that your government is anxiously readying to que...

PHOTOS: Meet The Man Who Almost Assassinated Hitler

William Odom | Posted 02.26.2013 | Books
William Odom

Because Georg Elser was a simple woodworker from the country, no one ever suspected that he would be capable of conceiving and executing a plan to assassinate Adolf Hitler.

PHOTOS 9 Most Evil Rulers In History

Gilbert Alter-Gilbert | Posted 02.18.2013 | Books
Gilbert Alter-Gilbert

The notion of dictators as "criminals" is imprecise because, while their behavior might be considered criminal in the public court of opinion, they are technically "above the law" or, in another sense, they are synonymous with the law, since a dictator's will and the law of the land are, for all practical purposes, one and the same.

Republican Endorses Slavery In New Book

The Huffington Post | John Celock | Posted 10.08.2012 | Politics

Jon Hubbard, a Republican member of the Arkansas House of Representatives, has written a new book in which he says slavery was "a blessing" for Africa...

Hitler's Nasty Secret (EXCERPT)

Posted 10.05.2012 | Books

Excerpted from Letters from Berlin: A Story of War, Survival, and the Redeeming Power of Friendship by Kerstin Lieff and Margarete Dos. Copyright © 2...

EXCERPT: Hitler's Unpleasant Secret

Posted 10.03.2012 | Books

Excerpted from Letters from Berlin: A Story of War, Survival, and the Redeeming Power of Friendship by Kerstin Lieff and Margarete Dos. Copyright © 2...

Would You Live In Hitler's Home?

The Huffington Post | Ryan Grenoble | Posted 09.25.2012 | World

What do you do with the birthplace of Hitler? That's the challenge faced by the current owner of his boyhood home in Braunau, Austria. Though Hitle...

'Winter of the World' Is Well Worth the Wait

Jackie K. Cooper | Posted 11.19.2012 | Books
Jackie K. Cooper

This book is truly epic and the reader has the chance to be absorbed completely by the story. Even as lengthy as it is, the reader will probably wish there was a thousand more pages.

This Is An Actual Clothing Store

AP | Posted 11.04.2012 | World

AHMADABAD, India -- The owner of the "Hitler" clothing shop in western India says he will remove the sign and rename his store after hearing people's ...

Agency's Request For Huge Number Of Bullets Raises Some Eybrows

The Huffington Post | James Sunshine | Posted 08.20.2012 | Business

Look out grandma. The people who cut your retirement check may be packing some heat. The Social Security Administration recently posted a purchase ...

Don't Put A Mustache On It

Lucia Graves | Posted 10.08.2012 | Politics
Lucia Graves

There's a piece of Internet wisdom known as Godwin's law that says as an online conversation grows longer, the probability of a comparison involving t...

LOOK: GOP Candidate Makes Outrageous Comparison

Posted 08.07.2012 | Politics

Dr. Marisha Agana, who is running against Rep. Tim Ryan (D-Ohio), said Sunday President Barack Obama followed in the footsteps of Stalin, Hitler and M...

Andrea Stone

Famous German Family Feuds Over Nazi Letters | Andrea Stone | Posted 08.01.2012 | World

The long-running soap opera Sturm und Drang surrounding one of Germany's most famous -- and infamous -- families got a little hotter this week when on...

Godwin's Law, the Speaker and the Press

Dan Kennedy | Posted 09.10.2012 | Media
Dan Kennedy

And so it was in mid-May, when state Rep. Steve Vaillancourt, a Republican, grew frustrated with what he saw as efforts by Speaker O'Brien, also a Republican, to silence him. So Vaillancourt directed a toxic remark at O'Brien: "Seig Heil." He was ejected from the chamber and forced to apologize.

Is Someone In New Jersey Driving Hitler's Car?

The New York Times | Posted 07.09.2012 | New York

“This is the one,” said Zenop Tuncer, leading the way to a corner of his car repair and restoration shop, where he had parked a rusty, aged hulk w...

The Worst History Channel Acting Jobs the Apocalypse Has to Offer

Andy McDonald | Posted 09.05.2012 | Comedy
Andy McDonald

Few people have it worse in these end times than character actors in dramatic TV portrayals and reenactments on the History Channel or the Discovery Channel.

Hitler Reportedly Protected Jewish WWI Vet

AP | FRANK JORDANS | Posted 09.05.2012 | World

BERLIN — A Jewish World War I veteran was allegedly spared – for a while, at least – from Nazi persecution thanks to a letter that c...

Let's Pause to Remember Gitta Sereny, A Unique Voice on the Holocaust

Steve Kettmann | Posted 08.26.2012 | Books
Steve Kettmann

Author Gitta Sereny, a brilliant interviewer who brought three-dimensional insight into even the most sinister subjects, died at age 91 earlier this month in Cambridge, England, and it's worth pausing to honor her lifelong inquiry into the Holocaust.

A German Woman's Haunting Letter To Hitler

Posted 06.25.2012 | Books

The following is an excerpt from "Letters to Hitler" [Polity, $25.00]: For Christmas 1930, thirty-two-year-old Elsa Walter, from Karlsruhe in Baden...

2012: The Year of Gustav Klimt?

Anne-Marie O'Connor | Posted 07.30.2012 | Arts
Anne-Marie O'Connor

As Austrian tourist officials invite the world to celebrate the 150th anniversary of the birthday of this early modernist, some of his most spectacular portraits and landscapes are missing from the walls of Austrian museums.

5 Nazi Conspiracies That Failed Miserably | Posted 05.21.2012 | Weird News

The Nazis weren't only about the Holocaust and tearing Europe down brick by brick. They actually had tons of other horrible and, quite frankly, stu...

Notorious Dictators Get A Fabulous Makeover

Posted 05.15.2012 | Arts

Through his work, Florida-based painter Scott Scheidly creates unorthodox renditions of tyrants, dictators and popes, turning them from drab to fab wi...

John Celock

Lawmaker Tossed Out After Nazi Reference | John Celock | Posted 05.16.2012 | Politics

A Republican lawmaker in New Hampshire was physically removed from the state House of Representatives on Tuesday afternoon after he made a Nazi salute...

Hitler's Medical Records Offer Strange, Disturbing Health Info

Posted 05.04.2012 | World

Alexander Historical Auctions in Stamford, Conn., is holding a public auction Tuesday and Wednesday where people can bid online for two medical report...

Elise Foley

GOP Senate Candidate Makes ANOTHER Nazi Reference | Elise Foley | Posted 05.02.2012 | Politics

WASHINGTON -- West Virginia Republican Senate candidate John Raese, who previously compared smoking bans to forcing Jews to wear the Star of David und...