A while back, I addressed the question of whether "Islamism" can be properly characterized as fascist, something which the most overrated Senator in America thinks is beyond the pale. (Here and here. I think so. Lefty blogger David Neiwert thought I had not done my homework and no serious scholar would think such a thing, but I argued that Whatever It is That Motivates Terrorist lines up awfully well with scholarly definitions of fascism.
But I hadn't done my homework because I was unable to point to that body of scholarly opinion that has made precisely the point that is supposed to show that W. is just too dumb to live. You can read about it here.