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“Don’t Shoot!—I’m Che!” (A Glorious Anniversary)

Jefferson's Ghost Wrote: Oct 07, 2012 7:52 AM
Yesterday, I saw a 20-something with a Che tee-shirt strolling through the Altanta airport. I wanted to ask him whether he liked his Hilter, Stalin and Mao tee shirts just as much.
lois01 Wrote: Oct 08, 2012 1:13 PM
Che Guevara would have been mortified to see his image being used to sell cheap t-shirts to clueless US college kids.
jmccabe Wrote: Oct 09, 2012 12:25 PM
why? I think he would be pretty pleased. As long as he got a cut.
DavidVanHorn Wrote: Oct 09, 2012 1:43 PM
No, Che hated money and material things. He wouldn't have liked the idea of making money period, let alone off his image.
Ken2168 Wrote: Aug 18, 2013 3:17 AM
Nonsense. Che lived a life of luxury, backed by soviet funding.

Indeed, Che would probably be pleased, just as Stalin was over ~his~ useful idiots.
Damien4 Wrote: Oct 08, 2012 11:37 AM
He'd probably have a tough time deciding between them, and miss the point.

Forty five years ago this week, Ernesto "Che" Guevara got a major dose of his own medicine. Without trial he was declared a murderer, stood against a wall and shot. If the saying "What goes around comes around" ever fit, it's here.

"When you saw the beaming look on Che's face as his victims were tied to the stake and blasted apart by the firing squad," said a former Cuban political prisoner to this writer, "you saw there was something seriously, seriously wrong with Che Guevara."

As commander of the La Cabana execution yard, Che often shattered the skull...