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BTNAuraIdiocracy

Submitted by Elfsilver Lord
This bundle is marked as approved. It works and satisfies the submission rules.
What started out as another shuriken turned out to be a mix between the Iron Cross and the Swastika. So, I decided to make this for all the WWII maps out there.

THIS IS A DISCLAIMER! I AM NOT A NAZI OR AFFILIATE MYSELF WITH THIS ICON! I MAKE ICONS, AND DO NOT SUPPORT THE VIEWS OF ADOLF HITLER.

Made in CS3 in a similar fashion as my Shuriken Strike.

Keywords:
Elfsilver Lord, Elfsilver, Lord, Nazi, Swastika, World War 2, War, WWII, Germany, German, Idiots, Hitler
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BTNAuraIdiocracy (Icon)

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07:57, 23rd Jun 2009 zombie2279: A bit too simple, but nothing besides a few highlights could be added. Note that I'm not exactly right with the approval of such resource, due to the content.
  1. 07:57, 23rd Jun 2009
    zombie2279: A bit too simple, but nothing besides a few highlights could be added. Note that I'm not exactly right with the approval of such resource, due to the content.
     
  2. The Panda

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    Man you make icons fast as Sh%t lol, But you did a nice job on this one.
     
  3. General Frank

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    The swastika, or sun wheel was a former Buddhist sign of luck and prosperity.
     
  4. Avex

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    Frank is correct. Hitler was unaware of the Swastika's true meaning. He only flipped it 180 degrees and gave it the three Reichs.
     
  5. Zombie

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    The Iron Cross itself hardly has any nazi meaning, since it was used before and after the second world war. A slightly modified iron cross is still the symbol of the Bundeswehr, as I can recall.

    This is one awkward shuriken, that's for sure.
     
  6. General Frank

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    He flipped it only 45 degrees to make it more 'aggressive' and I think he mirrored it to the right because of the aligning of his party.

    True the German army uses the a descendant of the Iron cross.
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    But he did not take it of the Iron Cross. He took it from the named Buddhist swastika.
     
  7. OnkelManfred

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    in former times the swastika was a symbol for luck and so on. that caused hitler to use the icon, cause he thought, it will make him lucky.
     
  8. Zombie

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    Well, I see him stating the direct opposite, to tell the truth. My concern is that people tend to be picky when it comes to such matters, I took the liberty of putting up a thread for the discussion of such material.
     
  9. The_Grapist

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    :thumbs_up:
    I think this icon was not meant to be offensive.
    Also nice icon and it has good detail and its an awesome idea.

    Rating:5/5
     
  10. General Frank

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    True that. Thanks for being concerned about that kind of stuff.