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touting just two achievements of his presidency - a vicious war on drugs and a surprise alliance with his country's bitter rival, China.

Yet behind the curse-laden bluster and populist demagoguery that has defined Duterte's rule, he presides over one of the world's fastest-growing economies, and has put cabinet colleagues to work on drafting reforms and legislation to tackle the economy's most stubborn structural problems.

Advisers say Duterte's economic successes come from using a strategy he honed as the long-time mayor of Davao City at a national level.

He concentrates on busting crime and deliberately delegates the handling of the economy to others. By his own admission, Duterte says he is no expert on the economy and leaves it to "the bright guys" in his cabinet..... click link for more 

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Hitler was an alpha dog, so was Mussolini, Stalin, Spain's General Franco, Indonesia's Suhurto to name but a few. 

 

Just saying.


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50 minutes ago, Póg mo said:

Hitler was an alpha dog, so was Mussolini, Stalin, Spain's General Franco, Indonesia's Suhurto to name but a few. 

 

Just saying.

Most if not all were considered great leaders.  Hitler was probably the most impressive leader. 

Reagan was also a great leader.

 

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1 hour ago, Póg mo said:

Hitler was an alpha dog, so was Mussolini, Stalin, Spain's General Franco, Indonesia's Suhurto to name but a few. 

 

Just saying.

Before the age of TV, most leaders in politics, industry and the military tended to be alpha male. Look at Teddy Roosevelt, or OLd Hickory, Andrew Jackson, both tool a bullet in Public and finished their work (One was making a speech the other settling a duel at dusk. Gen Patton, Jack Dempsey, Muhammad Ali. All alpha males, all were constructive. 

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50 minutes ago, MarkPerry said:

Most if not all were considered great leaders.  Hitler was probably the most impressive leader. 

Reagan was also a great leader.

 

You call the orchestrated murder of millions of people that great impressive leadership huh?

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59 minutes ago, MarkPerry said:

Most if not all were considered great leaders.  Hitler was probably the most impressive leader. 

Reagan was also a great leader.

 

What impressed you the most? Leading people to murder for the father land? Hell of a role model. I must say. 


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27 minutes ago, Póg mo said:

What impressed you the most? Leading people to murder for the father land? Hell of a role model. I must say. 

Hitler is ranked one of the top leaders in History.  His policy and agenda was horrible, but his leadership skils are impressive

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2 hours ago, MarkPerry said:

Most if not all were considered great leaders.  Hitler was probably the most impressive leader. 

Reagan was also a great leader.

36 minutes ago, MarkPerry said:

Hitler is ranked one of the top leaders in History.  His policy and agenda was horrible, but his leadership skils are impressive

Jim Jones is another great leader I suppose?


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20 minutes ago, Nature Boy Flair said:

You can say that again.

 

 

So pretend alphas are murdering sociopaths. Got it.


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Just now, Nature Boy Flair said:

I was just making light of the double post. I am to classy to enter this Frey 

Kewl. Just making sure you hadn't slid into a ditch during a blizzard and weren't making sense. (F)


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9 minutes ago, yuna628 said:

Kewl. Just making sure you hadn't slid into a ditch during a blizzard and weren't making sense. (F)

They are predicting a 30% chance of .02 inches of snow here. The Natl Guard has been called out and there is no milk or bread in the stores 

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