Good Dictator, Bad Dictator
You need a scorecard to tell them apart. Here is how to tell:
Do they have U.S. military bases? 20 points.
Do they have oil? 20 points
How much have they welcomed foreign investment? 20 points.
Do they please Israel? 20 points
Do they speak English well? 10 points?
Has their executive had any connection with the World Bank, IMF, or Wall Street? 10 points?