CSI: Dead Communist Leaders
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  • Kris

    “How did Vladimir Lenin die?”

    Nowhere near painfully enough.

    “while Lenin had several strokes, he believes Josef Stalin may finished him off with poison”

    What a wuss!

    “CSI: Dead Communist Leaders”

    Collection Still Incomplete.

  • Walter Sobchak

    Stalin killed Lenin. And later on Beria killed Stalin, and then the Politburo executed Beria.

    It is communism that is the poison, not individual communists.

    Only the most demented Upper-Westsider could imagine that Trotsky would have been less murderous than Stalin. Communism = Gulag. Communism = Mass Murder.

    Putin, anxious to protect the “reputations” of his heroes, will not allow a post mortem on Lenin. But, it makes no difference. The evil is not in individual men, it is in Communism. The poison is not a substance, it is Communism.

  • Well Stalin finished off everyone more senior than himself in the party – most famously Leon Trotsky. From memory something on the order of 14 though that is more likely on the low side than the high. In any case it is clear that Stalin would not have scrupled as such a maneuver. Capital chap, so to speak.

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