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Daemon
Posted: Tuesday, September 29, 2009 12:00:00 AM
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The Reichstag Fire

The 1933 fire at the German Parliament building known the Reichstag was a pivotal event in the establishment of Nazi Germany. Allegedly set by a Dutch communist, the fire was used by Adolf Hitler to turn public opinion against his opponents, especially the communists. Immediately after the fire, he enacted a decree suspending constitutional protection of personal rights, effectively establishing the Nazi Party dictatorship. Why do some believe the fire was set by the Nazis themselves? More...
dp
Posted: Tuesday, September 29, 2009 8:50:02 AM
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Little "woops" on the question there...
Drew
Posted: Tuesday, September 29, 2009 12:20:37 PM
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dp wrote:
Little "woops" on the question there...


Yes, a minor typo. I read the question three or four times too, trying to make sense of it, before I realized that the error was not on my part.
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Posted: Tuesday, September 29, 2009 3:31:55 PM
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I read the question 3 times, then gave up.
dp
Posted: Tuesday, September 29, 2009 3:57:15 PM
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Which color red am I thinking of?
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Posted: Tuesday, September 29, 2009 9:48:32 PM
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To our most perceptive TFD Users:

Yes, we are human, and we do—on occasion—make mistakes. d'oh!

Thank you for catching this one. We have corrected the error and hope not to have a repeat performance any time soon.

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