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Gaddafi’s Summer Home February 28, 2011

Posted by Retired Geezer in Family, Terrorist Hemorrhoids.
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Apparently he decided to ‘give up’ his tacky hideaway… Once the rebels came to call.

Lots of photos at the link. Here’s his pool.

 

I don’t see any Puking Lions ™, apparently even bloodthirsty tyrants have a modicum of taste.

The bomb shelter is pretty cool but didn’t Avocado green paint go out in the 70’s?

 

Check out the whole story at the Daily Mail.

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1. Puking Lions - February 28, 2011

I think we look elegant.

2. Cathy - February 28, 2011

I don’t wanna quibble, but THAT’S not avocado green. It’s more like apple green. Avocado has a tad more yellow and warm tones in it.

3. daveintexas - February 28, 2011

Hah. Leave it to the Brits to put “tacky” up with “ostentatious”.

Such snobs.

4. Retired Geezer - February 28, 2011

I don’t wanna quibble, but THAT’S not avocado green.

*checks photo of bomb shelter doors against paint chip from Camp Geezer kitchen.

Dang, you’re right, Cathy. :D

*wonders if Gaddafi has a Persimmon bedroom.

5. Lipstick - February 28, 2011

Michael and Cathy’s pool is much nicer than Gaddafi’s.

Plus Michael can control the puking lions with his mind.

6. Michael - February 28, 2011

I’d pay 50 bucks right now for a picture of the look on your face when I did that.

7. Lipstick - February 28, 2011

8o

8. Michael - February 28, 2011

OK, yes, I would pay $80.

9. Lipstick - February 28, 2011

No, I was trying to make a little figure that showed my face. Oh, wait, you’re messing with me again.

10. Michael - February 28, 2011

Peel was just as funny. You could see the gears spinning in her head while she did the math on how that happened. There was a little smoke coming out of her ears.

I started complaining about the noise at about 3:00 minutes to pump shutdown, and I actually was pretty careful to just follow the second hand on my watch with peripheral vision, so it took her a little bit to figure it out. But she’s a smart cookie.

11. Lipstick - February 28, 2011

See, you shouldn’t have told me that it was on a one hour timer — that was what my befuddled brain seized upon as the explanation. After the WTF moment.

12. Michael - February 28, 2011

What made it work is that I had this brand new watch that I was quite enamored with. It is accurate to the second. I keep it synched with NIST atomic clock time. It was pure happenstance that I had previously noticed the exact second when the puking lion pump shuts off.

13. Retired Geezer - February 28, 2011

You mean it was a timing thing?

Dave has a push button remote on his water feature.

Just sayin’.


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