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Swift Calculated Tyranny

The approach of the tyrannical ruler is barbaric self-revealing brought to the surface for us all to remember. Not all madness is created equally. Absurd at times, yet ironically pragmatic, however perverse.

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Swift Calculated Tyranny

If an injury has to be done to a man it should be so severe that his vengeance need not be feared.

- Niccolò Machiavelli (1469-1527)

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Gladiators Gain the Upper Hand and Thumb Uppers

Swift Calculated Tyranny

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