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15th Jun '16 9:57:19 PM Doug86
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** Also note that it [[FollowTheLeader sounds]] ''[[FollowTheLeader exactly]]'' [[FollowTheLeader like]] "Humanity First", an anti-mutant hate group in MarvelComics.

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** Also note that it [[FollowTheLeader sounds]] ''[[FollowTheLeader exactly]]'' [[FollowTheLeader like]] "Humanity First", an anti-mutant hate group in MarvelComics.Creator/MarvelComics.
28th May '16 2:45:14 AM Morgenthaler
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* Sinclair Lewis's 1935 novel ''ItCantHappenHere'' chronicles the rise of American fascism based on religious fundamentalists (duped, more or less), economic discontent, and hatred of Communists and socialists. President Buzz Windrip's supporters organize themselves into paramilitary Minute Men units complete with blue uniforms

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* Sinclair Lewis's 1935 novel ''ItCantHappenHere'' ''Literature/ItCantHappenHere'' chronicles the rise of American fascism based on religious fundamentalists (duped, more or less), economic discontent, and hatred of Communists and socialists. President Buzz Windrip's supporters organize themselves into paramilitary Minute Men units complete with blue uniforms
10th May '16 12:41:05 AM erforce
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* In SMStirling[='=]s ''Terminator 2'' series (on which no {{Terminator}} movies were based), "Luddite" environmental extremists work for [=SkyNet=] because wiping out humanity is a ''good'' thing. Even Skynet thinks they're crazy.
* ''{{Timeline-191}}'': Being an AlternateHistory, Creator/HarryTurtledove's series features the SS-counterparts in the form of the Freedom Party Stalwarts. The series also mentions the Silver Shirts, who were organised by Oswald Mosley and [[UsefulNotes/WinstonChurchill Evil Churchill]] in 1920s Britain (which had lost the First World War).

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* In SMStirling[='=]s ''Terminator 2'' series (on which no {{Terminator}} movies were based), Creator/SMStirling[='=]s ''Literature/T2Trilogy'', "Luddite" environmental extremists work for [=SkyNet=] because wiping out humanity is a ''good'' thing. Even Skynet thinks they're crazy.
* ''{{Timeline-191}}'': ''Literature/{{Timeline 191}}'': Being an AlternateHistory, Creator/HarryTurtledove's series features the SS-counterparts in the form of the Freedom Party Stalwarts. The series also mentions the Silver Shirts, who were organised by Oswald Mosley and [[UsefulNotes/WinstonChurchill Evil Churchill]] in 1920s Britain (which had lost the First World War).



* ''{{Everworld}}'': The Sennites. They have a certain gray-eyed witch in mind for the throne of Everworld, and if you get in the way, [[MoreDakka you'll eat lead]].

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* ''{{Everworld}}'': ''Literature/{{Everworld}}'': The Sennites. They have a certain gray-eyed witch in mind for the throne of Everworld, and if you get in the way, [[MoreDakka you'll eat lead]].
6th Mar '16 3:40:30 AM Mhazard
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* Dark Lord Ghirahim of ''VideoGame/TheLegendOfZeldaSkywardSword'' performs rituals to summon the Imprisoned, hoping to resurrect his lord and serves him. [[spoiler: Ghirahim is in fact a LivingWeapon, his purpose is to literally serve Demise as a sword.]]
20th Feb '16 9:53:17 AM Hanz
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* Parodied in ''Series/JeevesAndWooster'' where Black Shorts (as all shirt colours were taken already) use imagery very similar to one used by German and Italian fascists, but are all real BlackShirts should not be: incompetent, lazy, fumbling, very low in number, and partial to haphazardly twisted ideas (such as providing all citizens with a British-made bicycle and umbrella) . They get dissolved when their leader quits the politics.



* Parodied in ''Series/JeevesAndWooster'' where Black Shorts (as all shirt colours were taken already) use imagery very similar to one used by German and Italian fascists, but are all real BlackShirts should not be: incompetent, lazy, fumbling, very low in number, and partial to haphazardly twisted ideas (such as providing all citizens with a British-made bicycle and umbrella) . They get dissolved when their leader quits the politics.

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* Parodied in ''Series/JeevesAndWooster'' where Black Shorts (as all shirt colours were taken already) use imagery very similar to one used by German and Italian fascists, but are all real BlackShirts should not be: incompetent, lazy, fumbling, very low in number, and partial to haphazardly twisted ideas (such as providing all citizens with a British-made bicycle and umbrella) . They get dissolved when their leader quits the politics.
11th Feb '16 6:47:06 AM Wereboar
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* Parodied in ''Series/JeevesAndWooster'' where Black Shorts (as all shirt colours were taken already) use imagery very similar to one used by German and Italian fascists, but are all real BlackShirts should not be: incompetent, lazy, fumbling, very low in number, and partial to haphazardly twisted ideas (such as providing all citizens with a British-made bicycle and umbrella) . They get dissolved when their leader quits the politics.
10th Dec '15 3:05:25 PM DaZebraffe
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* In the campaign mode of Warcraft 3: Reign of Chaos, the very first mission of the Undead Scourge campaign has the player invading the capital city of Lordaeron to find and recruit acolytes who are hiding amongst the local populace, waiting for the return of the Scourge.
15th Oct '15 8:24:04 PM Josef5678
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* In the AgathaChristie UsefulNotes/WorldWarII novel ''N or M?'', Literature/TommyAndTuppence run across a number of characters who admire the Nazis and think it a pity that Britain didn't ally with Germany at the start of the war. [[spoiler: It turns out the villain has an entire book full of these: people in power who can be counted on to support the Nazis in case of an invasion. The villain is also an example of one, British by birth but spying for and supporting the Nazis.]]

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* In the AgathaChristie Creator/AgathaChristie UsefulNotes/WorldWarII novel ''N or M?'', Literature/TommyAndTuppence run across a number of characters who admire the Nazis and think it a pity that Britain didn't ally with Germany at the start of the war. [[spoiler: It turns out the villain has an entire book full of these: people in power who can be counted on to support the Nazis in case of an invasion. The villain is also an example of one, British by birth but spying for and supporting the Nazis.]]
8th Oct '15 5:09:04 PM nombretomado
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* Pro-Nazi Bunds were a common foe of the JusticeSocietyOfAmerica in UsefulNotes/TheGoldenAgeOfComicBooks.

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* Pro-Nazi Bunds were a common foe of the JusticeSocietyOfAmerica ComicBook/JusticeSocietyOfAmerica in UsefulNotes/TheGoldenAgeOfComicBooks.



* A good version is seen in ''PlanetHulk'', where the Imperial resistance's morale is bolstered when rumors surface of a mysterious green goliath who put a scar on the Red King's face the first time he entered the ring as a gladiator. The captions put it best, describing how they don't know their peoples' warrior history because those days are long gone, that their fighting streak ended with their fathers' fathers. They don't know how to fight, but all of a sudden... they ''do''.

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* A good version is seen in ''PlanetHulk'', ''ComicBook/PlanetHulk'', where the Imperial resistance's morale is bolstered when rumors surface of a mysterious green goliath who put a scar on the Red King's face the first time he entered the ring as a gladiator. The captions put it best, describing how they don't know their peoples' warrior history because those days are long gone, that their fighting streak ended with their fathers' fathers. They don't know how to fight, but all of a sudden... they ''do''.
22nd Aug '15 9:46:45 AM StarSword
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* Ilse God-Hater in ''VideoGame/TheElderScrollsIVOblivion''. She openly despises the official religion of the Septim Empire. Turns out later in the game she's a member of the [[ApocalypseCult Mythic Dawn]], and ends up dying on the PlayerCharacter's blade.
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