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As Obama meets with Cuba’s President Raul Castro, here’s a look back at a cartoon from 2006, on Castro’s imagined preparations for assuming power from his brother Fidel. (Of course, in 2016, it’s here in America that a dramatically coiffed figure with authoritarian leanings is angling to assume power … )

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