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18th Sep '17 5:32:23 AM nighttrainfm
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** In the Cadmus arc, "our" Luthor makes his own bid for the Presidency, leading many to fear that similar events will play out. The Question tries to [[ShootTheDog kill Luthor]] to preserve Superman's reputation. [[spoiler:Luthor then pummels the Question with his new superpowers. He remarks that becoming president would cause him to ''lose'' power. He freely admits that he ran a fake campaign [[EvilIsPetty "just to tick Superman off."]]]]

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** In the Cadmus arc, "our" Luthor makes his own bid for the Presidency, leading many to fear that similar events will play out. The Question tries to [[ShootTheDog kill Luthor]] to preserve Superman's reputation. [[spoiler:Luthor then pummels the Question with his new superpowers. He remarks superpowers, gloating that becoming president would cause him to ''lose'' power. He freely admits that he ran a fake campaign [[EvilIsPetty "just to tick Superman off."]]]]
17th Sep '17 7:05:09 PM ZimFan89
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* RickAndMorty: The first presidential election of the Citadel of Ricks sees the election of [[spoiler:[[ChekhovsGunman Evil]] [[EvilDoppelganger Morty]]]]. Time will tell exactly how his presidency goes, but it's telling that the final scene of the episode in question ends on [[spoiler:a slow zoom out past a field of Rick and Morty corpses [[DramaticSpaceDrifting slowly drifting away]] from the Citadel after being [[ThrownOutTheAirlock ejected from the airlocks]].]]

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* RickAndMorty: ''WesternAnimation/RickAndMorty'': The first presidential election of the Citadel of Ricks sees the election of [[spoiler:[[ChekhovsGunman Evil]] [[EvilDoppelganger Morty]]]]. Time will tell exactly how his presidency goes, but it's telling that the final scene of the episode in question ends on [[spoiler:a slow zoom out past a field of Rick and Morty corpses [[DramaticSpaceDrifting slowly drifting away]] from the Citadel after being [[ThrownOutTheAirlock ejected from the airlocks]].]]
14th Sep '17 1:21:31 PM nighttrainfm
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* ''WesternAnimation/JusticeLeague'' had an alternate reality where the president of the US was ComicBook/LexLuthor. But it may be up to discussion who was the real president evil there, if Lex Luthor, or the Justice League that made a coup d'état and killed him in the process. It may be [[AlternateUniverse an alternate universe]], it may be Lex Luthor the one [[GullibleLemmings voted by the people]], but [[MyCountryRightOrWrong it's still America]]! In the mainstream universe, the Question tries to [[ShootTheDog kill Luthor]] to prevent him from becoming president evil too. [[spoiler:Luthor then pummels the Question with his new superpowers. He remarks that becoming president would cause him to ''lose'' power. He freely admits that he ran a fake campaign [[EvilIsPetty "just to tick Superman off."]]]]

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* ''WesternAnimation/JusticeLeague'' had an alternate reality where the president of the US was ComicBook/LexLuthor. But it may be up to discussion who was the real president evil there, if Lex Luthor, or ''WesternAnimation/JusticeLeague'':
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the Justice League that made a coup d'état and killed him in the process. It may be [[AlternateUniverse an alternate universe]], it may be Lords' reality, Lex Luthor becoming President sparked a chain of events that got [[TheHeart Flash]] killed and put the one [[GullibleLemmings voted by planet on the people]], but [[MyCountryRightOrWrong it's still America]]! verge of nuclear war. After Lord! Superman executed Luthor, the Lords turned the planet into a GildedCage police state.
-->'''Lord! Superman:''' ''(in the Oval Office)'' Even ''this'' wasn't enough for you, was it? You had to have it all.
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In the mainstream universe, Cadmus arc, "our" Luthor makes his own bid for the Presidency, leading many to fear that similar events will play out. The Question tries to [[ShootTheDog kill Luthor]] to prevent him from becoming president evil too.preserve Superman's reputation. [[spoiler:Luthor then pummels the Question with his new superpowers. He remarks that becoming president would cause him to ''lose'' power. He freely admits that he ran a fake campaign [[EvilIsPetty "just to tick Superman off."]]]]
11th Sep '17 1:48:52 PM captainspycrab
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* RickAndMorty: The first presidential election of the Citadel of Ricks sees the election of [[spoiler:[[ChekhovsGunman Evil]] [[EvilDoppelganger Morty]]]]. Time will tell exactly how his presidency goes, but it's telling that the final scene of the episode in question ends on [[spoiler:a slow zoom out past a field of Rick and Morty corpses [[DramaticSpaceDrifting slowly drifting away]] from the Citadel after being [[ThrownOutTheAirlock ejected from the airlocks]].]]
4th Sep '17 6:47:21 AM SirPellucidar
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* In Scientology doctrine, Xenu was elected as the "supreme ruler" of the Galactic Confederacy, and apparently he was doing so poorly that they were about to "un-elect" him, but not before he killed most of the population by freezing them and blowing them up with hydrogen bombs in volcanoes.
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24th Aug '17 2:11:37 PM ZimFan89
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* ''Film/TheHitmansBodyguard'' has Vladislav Dukhovich, the deposed dictator of Belarus, who committed ethnic cleansing and casual murder of both political enemies and critics of his regime. The whole plot of the movie is trying to get a key witness to the Hague in time to testify against Dukhovich in court.
7th Aug '17 6:19:17 AM Morgenthaler
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* Doctor Doom, archenemy of the ''Comicbook/FantasticFour'', is probably the best-known, ruling Latveria, an archetypical {{Ruritania}}. He's been deposed a couple times, but always manages to get back in.

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* Doctor Doom, ComicBook/DoctorDoom, archenemy of the ''Comicbook/FantasticFour'', is probably the best-known, ruling Latveria, an archetypical {{Ruritania}}. He's been deposed a couple times, but always manages to get back in.
6th Aug '17 4:09:12 AM Hanz
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* Mr. President on Steam is about saving the United States president [[{{Demonization}} "Ronald Rump"]] from repeated assassinations, despite increasingly justifiable reasons for doing so as he transforms America into a post-apocalyptic Nazi state and starts TWO WORLD WARS. [[spoiler:Eventually, the player character snaps out of it and uses a time machine to kill his boss]].

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* Mr. President on Steam is about saving the United States president [[{{Demonization}} [[NoCelebritiesWereHarmed "Ronald Rump"]] from repeated assassinations, despite increasingly justifiable reasons for doing so as he transforms America into a post-apocalyptic Nazi state and starts TWO WORLD WARS. [[spoiler:Eventually, the player character snaps out of it and uses a time machine to kill his boss]].
25th Jul '17 11:45:01 AM Morgenthaler
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** Inverted in ''Fall of Deadworld''. There's a U.S. President leading LaResistance against the new Chief Judge, who is an OmnicidalManiac.
25th Jul '17 11:24:30 AM Morgenthaler
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* [[Franchise/ANightmareOnElmStreet Freddy Krueger]] actually names himself president after decimating Washington DC in ''ComicBook/FreddyVsJasonVsAsh: The Nightmare Warriors''.

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* [[Franchise/ANightmareOnElmStreet Freddy Krueger]] actually names himself president after decimating Washington DC in ''ComicBook/FreddyVsJasonVsAsh: The Nightmare Warriors''. One of his stated 'policies' was an ambitious program of "No Child Left Alive".
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