In article <1f41ie9.1s7ffrpi9i12aNfirstname.lastname@example.org>, Victor Eijkhout <email@example.com> wrote: :UFO_Charlie <Dan@thernf.combobulate.com> wrote: : :> Also, as a sidenote, it should be noted that I in no way :> condone Naziism, or the display of the swastika symbol; in :> fact, I find both to be pretty repulsive. : :The swastika is far older than nazism. There are plenty of :displays of it in world art that are absolutely not :objectionable. : :V.
It was reported that Hitler found the symbol as a detail of a window painting in a Catholic church in Salzburg, and became fascinated by it.