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Asma and Bashar al-Assad --
a match made in hell

Fox News, by Dr. Keith Ablow

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Posted By:Pluperfect, 9/7/2013 6:31:09 AM

Since their marriage in 2000, Asma al-Assad, stylish wife of Syrian President Bashar al-Assad, has stood by his side through thick and thin. This, despite the fact that her husband Bashar presides over a government which Amnesty International and Human Rights Watch insist routinely tortures, imprisons and kills its political opponents. Most recently, of course, his government is accused of killing over a thousand Syrian men, women and children using chemical weapons. Asma, who is pretty and fit, is also smart. She was an investment banker at J.P. Morgan when she met the Syrian president, who was then training in London

      


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Reply 1 - Posted by: uno, 9/7/2013 8:08:37 AM     (No. 9509769)

OK, now that you´ve psychoanalyzed them, whaddya go do about them?



That´s what I thought...



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Reply 2 - Posted by: JAN, 9/7/2013 8:24:09 AM     (No. 9509786)

Sounds familiar. Anyone remember Saddam Hussein????>

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Reply 3 - Posted by: ColoWapiti, 9/7/2013 8:36:02 AM     (No. 9509814)

At the risk of drawing the ire of of one of the perfect posters, or maybe even some redneck, I don´t know why I should care about this. Why would this information change what the rest of the world should, or should not, do? A nut case, and the woman with her own strange reason´s for marrying into this kind of power. World´s oldest story. Yawn.

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Reply 4 - Posted by: nerdowell, 9/7/2013 8:59:03 AM     (No. 9509858)

Follow the link to the article.
The first thing you´ll notice is the picture of the author´s smirking face.

Then read down the page of tripe like this:

"In fact, it is an expected result of running from one’s own self-loathing, cloaked in finery and fakery and fraud, that the real and decent people who interact with you will end up emptied out, of their money or their life force, by being in contact with you -- let alone having you as their “first lady.”"

Maybe this woman is as bad as he says she is, but he offers nothing substantial to support these claims-- history, testimonies or interview. At the very least he could have "google"d her.

It´s simply an elaboration of a mime.

Projection?




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Reply 5 - Posted by: Sanspeur, 9/7/2013 8:59:30 AM     (No. 9509859)

Wow. This is close to theatrical, dr Phil ,Oprah emotional, venting. We are now really , really going to war cause an evil man , married a grasping woman who plasticized herself into a beauty.And they amassed a fortune and committed many crimes .. On a smaller,, closèr to home note..we too have our own magazine cover user breath "beauties".

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Reply 6 - Posted by: chillijilli, 9/7/2013 9:09:15 AM     (No. 9509878)

Psychobabble.

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Reply 7 - Posted by: alpha91c, 9/7/2013 9:12:49 AM     (No. 9509882)

Don´t forget another beautiful and great first lady that stood by man, and went on to cover herself with fame and glory as a senator and Secretary of State. Mrs. Assad may be cut of the same cloth as our own Hillary.

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Reply 8 - Posted by: TunnelRat, 9/7/2013 9:21:44 AM     (No. 9509902)

I´ve got a little Asma, too. I use an inhaler for it...

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Reply 9 - Posted by: wyowumin, 9/7/2013 9:54:50 AM     (No. 9509964)

More idiotic psychobabble making excuses and trying to do anything but admit that evil exists and for no reason at all but that some people are just plain bad.

And...#7, unless you were being sarcastic, you may need to get your eyesight checked if you think that Hilary! Clinton was EVER beautiful.


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Reply 10 - Posted by: kahunavol, 9/7/2013 10:13:57 AM     (No. 9510004)

Keith Ablow´s analysis is always the most simplistic imaginable. He is so deeply committed to his field that he is incapable of assimilating any information that isn´t psychological in nature. For him there is only one explanation for everything. Why Fox pays this guy is beyond me.

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Reply 11 - Posted by: comstock, 9/7/2013 12:46:22 PM     (No. 9510190)

Poor Kieth. I guess he never read Vogue. According to them she´s just spiffy. And she´s a lot better looking than the Mooch.

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Reply 12 - Posted by: enuf8, 9/7/2013 1:10:32 PM     (No. 9510218)

Let´s now hear his diagnoses of what is currently squatting in the WH. Comparable to the Assads?????

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Reply 13 - Posted by: garyhope, 9/7/2013 2:14:35 PM     (No. 9510301)

Reminds me of another POTUS and his wife in a country near you and me.

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