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NSFW: Hitler reacts to bin Laden news

Very little occurs in popular culture and the news without a comment from YouTube Hitler, and Osama bin Laden's death is no exception.  As U.S. Internet reaction ranges from serious to seriously tasteless, a much-abused scene from the 2004 German film "Der Untergang" ("The Downfall") is given yet another context by way of fresh subtitles. In this version, Hitler expresses shock and outrage upon learning that his pal bin Laden's Pakistan compound "got owned worse than the Davidians."  

"He had the best big screen TV in Abbotabad!" shouts Hilter, who also laments to loss of Osama's "kegerator" and pool table, as well as their plans to watch the "American Idol" finale together via Skype. 

Kudos to YouTuber kittridge69, the apparent creator of this video, for his nod to the prominence of Facebook status updates in the wake of the bin Laden news, and for the fine use of digressions in Hitler's tirade. Those of delicate sensibilities won't care for this, and the swear words here are many — much like the Internet itself. But it's a top notch execution of the Hitler "Downfall" meme. Two thumbs up!

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