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"[Fredric] Wertham hated Superman because he said that Superman promoted fascism...What followed the hearings, though, was all manner of small-town yahoos trying to fine local business owners for selling comics, various local organizations across the country in charge of their town’s Hysteria Over Hypothetical Threats to Children organizations trying to ban comics and persecute those who worked on them, and bills to censor various comics in various nonsensical ways getting pushed through different levels of State and local government throughout the country. There was also a prolonged series of actual book burnings in which thousands of comics were destroyed. What’s amazing is that people like Wertham don’t see that censorship and book burnings might not be the most effective reply to fascism, of all things."

Simmons: Are you here to avenge the President? Is that it? You fool. Had he disclosed the truth behind Raccoon City, the U.S. would have lost all its authority, and the global political order would have collapsed!
Helena: So to avoid one possible disaster, you create another?! No matter how many people die?!

"So that's the Republican's plan: to fight socialism, we must become communists."
Jon Stewart, The Daily Show

"This mean less freedom with more wars. Like this not good? Like this we can sooner at an end war."