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Gaddafi's Most Memorable Looks

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Back in the 90s, Muammar al-Gaddafi (a.k.a. Moammar Gadhafi) was just a shadowy North African dictator with a penchant for driving across the desert in motorcades while wearing Porsche-brand sunglasses. Today he's a despot on a rampage. Gawker harkens us back to the interested-in-Qaddafi-for-sartorial-reasons days with this gallery of his most poignant and memorable fashion moments. [Gawker]