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To: Blessed
posted the article 3 times on FR being sure to include the title.Referring to conservatives as Nazis or fascist

It is an idiomatic expression at this point, used for all kinds of socio-political power plays, from cricket (below)to the Richmond Football Club to Tony Blair's posish.

Night of the long knives 21/06/04 
Soapbox
This weekend the West Indies Cricket Board sacked
 Sir Viv Richards, their chairman of selectors. 
C365 examines the wisdom of this decision and 
the fall out for the beleaguered Caribbean outfit, 
on tour in the United Kingdom.

10 posted on 07/17/2004 2:32:34 PM PDT by JohnnyZ (Yes, I do think I'm funny, why do you ask?)
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To: JohnnyZ
>It is an idiomatic expression at this point, used for all kinds of socio-political power plays, from cricket (below)to the Richmond Football Club to Tony Blair's posish.<

Crusade is idiomatic except when used in the context of war against Islam.Holocaust is idiomatic except if you use it in reference to a Jewish group.
12 posted on 07/17/2004 2:44:02 PM PDT by Blessed
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