Wednesday, July 14, 2004

Good point

...9/11 was to Bush what the burning of the Reichstag in 1933 was to the newly installed Chancellor Hitler, a disaster contrived by an opponent (the fire was not, as was once thought, set by the Nazis themselves) that, in the government's view, was at once a proof of its policy and a means to advance it.

—Stanley Kauffmann in his review of Michael Moore's film Fahrenheit 9/11 in The New Republic

Read the rest of the review here

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