- Harsher in Hindsight - Obviously, 9/11. But also, the word Alamut translates to Eagles Nest, which is what Hitler would call his retreat.
- Magnificent Bastard - Hassan ibn Sabbah. He successfully puts himself up as a prophet, creates the Hashashin, creates the word assassin, and dissolves the Seljuk Empire! When they were kids, Xanatos and Light Yagami probably dressed up as him for Halloween.
YMMV / Alamut