You'd think, again, being as smart as you are, you'd know Hitler was a Catholic... (can't wait to see Cracker come in and defend Rick on this one! I've personally seen him [Cracker] argue this exact same point with creationists before, so lets see if he's actually got any balls and whose side he takes on this one, should be interesting!)
And all this bullshit has been repeated dozens of times before, guess by which crowd? Yep, the anti-science crowd, the religious nutjobs, the people pushing for intelligent design in our schools.
And it's pretty well known Stalin executed anyone he viewed as a threat, including the religious, which had nothing to do with actually being religious and more to do with putting the church above the state, which was the highest form of authority in Russia.