Tuesday, March 28, 2006

Gaddafi Also Said 

Did you hear that Libyan President Muammar Gaddafi was kind enough to lecture the US on the finer points of democracy based on his unique perspective as the leader of the world's only true democracy? He did:

Libyan leader Muammar Gaddafi addresses the media in Khartoum, Sudan January 24, 2006. Gaddafi lectured a U.S. audience on democracy on Thursday and said Libya is the only real democracy in the world. (Antony Njuguna/Reuters)
But to claim that's all he said would be to misrepresent the stunning breadth and all-encompassing scope of his speech. Mr. Gaddafi also:

What a guy! Is it any wonder he needs two bodyguards, even when sitting amongst fellow Arab leaders?

Libyan leader Moammar Gadhafi, center is seen between two body guards as he attends the opening session of the annual summit of the Arab League [...] (AP Photo/ Nasser Nasser)
They're all just jealous.

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