Sunday morning a parody account for Republican presidential front-runner Donald Trump tweeted a well-known quote from fascist dictator Benito Mussolini, adding Trump signature slogan, #MakeAmericaGreatAgain:
— ilduce2016 (@ilduce2016) February 28, 2016
Then, Trump retweeted the quote, “It is better to live one day as a lion than 100 years as a sheep,” to his own followers:
— Donald J. Trump (@realDonaldTrump) February 28, 2016
Twitter user David Itzkoff retweeted the Mussolini quote, which was published in Time magazine August 2, 1943.
Donald Trump today, and Time Magazine, August 2, 1943. pic.twitter.com/4EK6crWQQM
— Dave Itzkoff (@ditzkoff) February 28, 2016
Others who agreed with the comparison were quick to add their own Trump-Mussolini observations to the conversation:
— Andrew Challand (@AndrewChalland) February 28, 2016
— Bob Ward (@ret_ward) February 28, 2016
— Kevin McKague (@KevinOfMI) February 28, 2016
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