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John Paul II sculpture decried as 'really ugly'

...resemble the late pontiff.Some Romans and tourists say the bronze statue looks more like Italy's wartime dictator Benito Mussolini than the widely beloved pope."How could they have given such a kind pope the head of a Fascist?" said 71-year-old...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/life/your-faith/2011-05-21/john-paul-ii-sculpture-d
London show highlights Hungarian painter

...Portugal, England, Denmark, Greece, Romania and their families, three Russian princesses and Italian leader Benito Mussolini. Popes, cardinals, archbishops and aristocrats sat for him, as did generals, bankers, politicians, actors...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2004/01/19/art_401524.shtml
Arts
This day in the Millennium: April 28

...British ship set Capt. William Bligh and 18 sailors adrift in a launch in the South Pacific. 1945: Italian dictator Benito Mussolini and his mistress, Clara Petacci, were executed by Italian partisans as they attempted to flee the country. 1947...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/1999/04/28/met_260088.shtml
Metro
FIFA wants to review fascist salute

...Livorno on Dec. 11. The gesture is associated in Italy with the salute used under the rule of fascist dictator Benito Mussolini. Di Canio has defended his actions, saying the salute was not political. Lazio's hardcore supporters are known...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2005/12/23/oth_35348.shtml
Other sports
United States should quit asking permission from U.N.

...when we tried to stay out of World War II? We gave Adolf Hitler more time, and he was drinking vino in Paris with Benito Mussolini while the British were desperately fighting the Nazis. What does Saddam have to do? The cowardly people protesting...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2003/02/06/let_374846.shtml
Letters
Harris: Can Sept. 11 attack be explained by Al Qaida's fantasy ideology?

...fantasies before. The Jacobin dream of reviving the Roman Republic was central to the terror of the French Revolution. Benito Mussolini's fantasy of reviving the Roman Empire and Adolph Hitler's fantasy of reviving German paganism wreaked havoc...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2002/10/16/op_358750.shtml
Opinion columns
This day in the Millennium: March 23

...in London. 1806 Explorers Lewis and Clark, having reached the Pacific coast, began their return journey. 1919 Benito Mussolini founded his Fascist political movement in Milan, Italy. 1933 The German Reichstag adopted the Enabling Act, which...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/1999/03/23/met_256983.shtml
Metro
Overtime

...Livorno on Dec. 11. The gesture is associated in Italy with the salute used under the rule of fascist dictator Benito Mussolini. Di Canio has defended his actions, saying the salute was not political. - Ronaldo plans to stick with struggling...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2005/12/23/oth_35347.shtml
Other sports
A look at the 20th Century: 1945

...Berlin bunker May 1. HitlerÕs Italian counterpart, Benito Mussolini, had been executed three days earlier as he tried...the United Nations. April 28 -- Italian dictator Benito Mussolini and his mistress, Clara Petacci, are executed by...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/1999/06/13/met_263602.shtml
Metro | International Paper
Gene Sarazen dies at 97

...played in the first Ryder Cup, in 1927. played an exhibition match in Rome, Italy, in 1927 with Italian dictator Benito Mussolini. was a contemporary of Masters co-founder Bobby Jones (Sarazen was one month older than Jones). hit what is...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/1999/05/14/oth_261397.shtml
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