Gaddafi had a serious obsession with Condoleezza Rice, showering her with over $200,000 in gifts and having a famous local composer write a song for her called “Black Flower in the White House”

Condoleezza Rice says Gadhafi crush was ‘weird and a bit creepy’

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Former Secretary of State Condoleezza Rice described Moammar Gadhafi’s crush on her as “weird and a bit creepy,” saying she breathed a sigh of relief when she realized a video he made of her was not raunchy.

In her new book, “No Higher Honor: A Memoir of My Years in Washington,” Rice said the ruler once played her a video montage of herself set to a tune called “African Flower in the White House.”

A Libyan composer wrote the song, she said.

Earlier this year, anti-Gadhafi fighters ransacking his compound in Tripoli found an album of photos of the former top Bush administration official.

“Quite extraordinary, weird and a bit creepy, ” Rice told CNN’s Piers Morgan on Wednesday night about the scrapbook. “I… Continue Reading (2 minute read)

15 thoughts on “Gaddafi had a serious obsession with Condoleezza Rice, showering her with over $200,000 in gifts and having a famous local composer write a song for her called “Black Flower in the White House””

  1. mellowyellowc2m

    This is like the third Gaddafi fact I’ve seen today. What gives?

  2. TipMeSomeBAT

    More information (from the article):

    >In her new book, “No Higher Honor: A Memoir of My Years in Washington,” Rice said the ruler once played her a video montage of herself set to a tune called “African Flower in the White House.”

    >A Libyan composer wrote the song, she said.

    >Earlier this year, anti-Gadhafi fighters ransacking his compound in Tripoli found an album of photos of the former top Bush administration official.

    >“Quite extraordinary, weird and a bit creepy, ” Rice told CNN’s Piers Morgan on Wednesday night about the scrapbook. “I had actually known that he had this fixation on me.”

  3. Scat_fiend

    I read a story where he tried to get her into a room alone and the secret service had to intervene. It was on the internet so it must be true

  4. KGhaleon

    What’s with all the Gaddafi posts this week?

    Did he come back from the dead?

  5. IamRick_Deckard

    This is never not hilarious.

  6. jmaz2k1

    Ladies get yourself a man that looks at you like Moammar Gaddafi looks at Condoleezza Rice

  7. Kleedok

    Now you know why he was really killed

  8. ancienterevil

    For a second, I forgot that was an actual person and was wondering how Condoleeza Rice compared to others such as Basmati, Jasmine, Arborio, etc

    I need coffee….

  9. luxtabula

    Gaddafi had a thing for women in power, as long as they didn’t threaten his existence.

  10. chidokage

    Imagine him seeing Kamla Harris As VP

  11. pantone802c

    Wait that’s not Carlos Santana?

  12. Dyz_blade

    He’s a weird dude, this and the whole Italian models he ordered to his palace for a party only to give them a copy of the muslim holy book

  13. sweintraub

    Israeli Prime Minister Ariel Sharon told journalists and executives of Israel’s Channel 2 News last Tuesday, “I have to confess, it was hard for me to concentrate in the conversation with Condoleezza Rice because she has very nice legs.” [https://www.washingtonpost.com/archive/politics/2001/02/04/israels-sharon-met-uss-rice-and-their-encounter-had-legs/f0867ccd-d463-4b86-818b-ca68bdb97559/](https://www.washingtonpost.com/archive/politics/2001/02/04/israels-sharon-met-uss-rice-and-their-encounter-had-legs/f0867ccd-d463-4b86-818b-ca68bdb97559/)

    Seems like she was a big hit in the middle east. Too bad the world is the way it is.

  14. Polisskolan3

    The article clearly states that the title was “***African*** flower in the White House”.

  15. xenocarp

    Sacha Baron Cohen and halle berry in Dictator 2 : The Black Rose ! Coming summer 2022 on a screen near you !

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