Quote Originally Posted by Lukas Werth
there were two great catastrophes in the middle of the 20th century alone, instigated by Hitler and Stalin.
Dear Lukas,

Three. Don't forget Mao. Very roughly, Hitler was reponsible for the deaths of 16,000,000 people; Stalin, for 32,000,000; and Mao for 64,000,000.

Only Mao's regime is still in power -- and doing a roaring trade with the west.