I hadn't planned to watch it, but now I'm curious...
"His primary rules were: never allow the public to cool off; never admit a fault or wrong; never concede that there may be some good in your enemy; never leave room for alternatives; never accept blame; concentrate on one enemy at a time and blame him for everything that goes wrong; people will believe a big lie sooner than a little one; and if you repeat it frequently enough people will sooner or later believe it." —From the OSS’s psychological profile of Adolf Hitler
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My opinion of him comes from listening to him proclaim his views for years. While I may agree with some of the basic ideas that seem to inform his punditry, various moments and comments he's made over the years have modified my opinion, rarely for the better. Started watching Bowling for Columbine, didn't manage to stick with it, but that's on me. As with any other auteur, I understand that others view his public persona and his work differently.
I don't like the guy, but Sicko was a pretty good effort.
"Two things are infinite: the universe and human stupidity; and I'm not sure about the universe." - Albert Einstein
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Clinton Huxley » 21 Jun 2012 » 14:10:36 GMT