Posted by | April 21, 2009 11:59 | Filed under: Top Stories

As we predicted, the handshake seen ’round the world has caused an uproar.  However, let’s take a walk down memory lane, as conservatives have been mute about similar moments of American joviality with tyrants (h/t Mike Finnigan).

Nixon went to China to get to know Mao:


Henry the K makes nice with Chilean dictator Augusto Pinochet:


How about Nixon and Kruschev, the man who said, “We will bury you” (under communism):


Let’s not forget the Gorbster and the Gipper:



When Bush looked into Putin’s eyes and saw his soul, they were playing dress-up:



And my personal favorite:


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