Cultural Revolutions June 1991 A Replay of the Spanish-American War By Theodore Pappas The Persian Gulf was recently the scene for a replay of the Spanish-American War. This time our "Manifest Destiny" was the "New World Order." Our Teddy "Rough Rider" Roosevelt was "Stormin' Norman" Schwarzkopf Our "Butcher" Weyler was "Hitler" Hussein. To read the full article, please sign in or create a free account to view Chronicles content for 30 days. Theodore Pappas Theodore Pappas is the current executive editor of Encyclopædia Britannica.