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Old Mar 17th 2009, 01:53 PM
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Originally Posted by Michael View Post
Not many Popes qualify for the title of "dictator" do you think?

Dictator implies absolute civic-political authority. Now "petty-tyrant" might be a title that a lot of Popes qualify for...
I would think a few popes held pretty hefty civic authority... *shrug* Plus I think we needn't necessarily take a strict definition of "dictator" either.

Today's dictatorial contribution is Anastasio Somoza.
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