Gaddafi

Shot in NATO airstrike on convoy   2 votes - 28 %
Predator: 1 Gaddafi: 0   0 votes - 0 %
Shot in crossfire   0 votes - 0 %
Shot before capture   3 votes - 42 %
Shot after capture   4 votes - 57 %
Lee Harvey Oswald from Book Depository   0 votes - 0 %
Hidden gunman on grassy knoll?   0 votes - 0 %
Who cares?   4 votes - 57 %
Cunning WIPO comment attached...   1 vote - 14 %
 
7 Total Votes
WIPO by ucblockhead (4.00 / 1) #1 Fri Oct 21, 2011 at 12:18:30 AM EST
Conveniently unable to stand trial.
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WIPO by FlightTest (4.00 / 1) #2 Fri Oct 21, 2011 at 02:18:38 AM EST
Hit by falling German satellite.


What did you think would happen? by Gedvondur (2.00 / 0) #3 Fri Oct 21, 2011 at 10:26:22 AM EST
The Libyans were not going to let that fucker live after 40 years of hell under him. This is realpolitik at its basest level.  When you put in a new king, the old king must die, or he will be an endless source of rebellion by misguided fools.

"So I will be hitting the snatch hard, I think, tonight." - gzt
Well by anonimouse (2.00 / 0) #4 Fri Oct 21, 2011 at 11:28:22 AM EST
Since they'd offered him exile one would have thought they'd have kicked him over the border, or arrested him and put him on trial, or perhaps better exported him to The Hague on the arrest warrant for war crimes.



Girls come and go but a mortgage is for 25 years -- JtL
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Would have thought? by lm (4.00 / 1) #5 Fri Oct 21, 2011 at 08:53:01 PM EST
Dunno.

Personally, I'm more surprised when fallen dictators get even the semblance of a fair trial.


There is no more degenerate kind of state than that in which the richest are supposed to be the best.
Cicero, The Republic
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The Metropolitan Police have investigated by motty (4.00 / 1) #6 Fri Oct 21, 2011 at 10:08:59 PM EST
Apparently he fell down some stairs.

I amd itn ecaptiaghle of drinking sthis d dar - Dr T