King of Kings Gaddafi from riches to – well, not even – rags

A Point of View, Libya, Middle East & North Africa, Politics | | May 2, 2011 at 13:00

This is the kind of photo that just begs to be published. Check out those rings on the self-proclaimed King of Africa, King of Kings Muammar Gaddafi. If you’ve seen him lately, there’s not much left of his splendor.

photo thnx to Sabry Elmhedwy/European Pressphoto Agency, via Corbis

If his closet holds any of these riches, he’s forsaken them for the street person look. Trying to be “one of the people” or too out of it to dress himself any more?

Gaddafi leaves after his speech to the world

For the latest on the King of Kings, is this him crawling out of his hole for another 3am speech? Not even rags now.

Gaddafi crawling out of his hole via Libyan Youth Movement

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