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Strauss-Kahn was set up, French say
France 24 ^ | 05/18/11 | Joseph BAMAT / Sébastian SEIBT

Posted on 05/18/2011 8:22:01 AM PDT by TigerLikesRooster

Strauss-Kahn was set up, French say

When news broke that Dominique Strauss-Kahn was arrested in New York on criminal sex charges, theories that the IMF chief had been set up began circulating in France.

By Joseph BAMAT / Sébastian SEIBT (text)

In the immediate aftermath of Dominique Strauss-Kahn’s dramatic arrest, the majority of French people were inclined to believe that the managing director of the International Monetary Fund was the victim of a conspiracy, an opinion poll revealed on Wednesday.

The survey, conducted by French polling agency CSA after New York City police charged Strauss-Kahn with sexually assaulting and attempting to rape a hotel maid in a luxury hotel, found that 57 percent of people interviewed thought he was set up. Just 32 percent of people thought he was not the victim of a plot and a further 11 percent had no opinion.

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TOPICS: Foreign Affairs; News/Current Events
KEYWORDS: bitchsetmeup; conspiracytheory; france; rape; strausskahn
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To: hoosierham


61 posted on 05/18/2011 11:05:48 AM PDT by Venturer
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To: GoldenPup
Yeah...Sure...Right. 100% predictable response from the wine-watering weenies.

Water? Engine coolant!

62 posted on 05/18/2011 11:06:39 AM PDT by Oztrich Boy (Monarchy is the one system of government where power is exercised for the good of all - Aristotle)
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To: Howie66

Oh come on, just because Obama wants to install his own White House Aide Lipton in the top IMF spot, you think Dominique was set up?

63 posted on 05/18/2011 11:06:58 AM PDT by sportutegrl (Yes, it's sarcasm. (sigh))
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To: glorgau

Yeah and OJ is going to look for the real killer after he gets out of jail.”””

The Nevada Supreme Court denied O J any getting out of jail card or a retrial just yesterday.

He is Lovelock, in the N Nevada desert & when we go to Winnemucca yearly, we all flip him the bird as we drive by the prison. I sincerely hope he dies there.

64 posted on 05/18/2011 11:15:14 AM PDT by ridesthemiles
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To: sportutegrl


Yes, Ma’am!

Great tag!

65 posted on 05/18/2011 11:21:15 AM PDT by Howie66 (I can see November (2012) from my house.)
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To: Oztrich Boy
What you say?

Yep, I say what I say.

66 posted on 05/18/2011 11:24:36 AM PDT by bcsco
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To: Ax
Probably. Bablefish is my friend though.
67 posted on 05/18/2011 12:41:09 PM PDT by WakeUpAndVote
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To: Norman Bates

Marrion Barry, Mayor of DC caught smoking crack.

68 posted on 05/18/2011 12:43:10 PM PDT by WakeUpAndVote
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To: Oztrich Boy

Not really.

69 posted on 05/18/2011 1:33:55 PM PDT by ladyjane
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To: Mr. Jeeves
“There is no good resolution to this one.”

A good resolution would be for this socialist douche bag to be convicted and sent to prison, forever ruining his career and pi**ing off the 57% of the French who think this was a set up. I mean really, who cares what they think? They are French idiots.

70 posted on 05/18/2011 2:36:07 PM PDT by monday
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To: blueunicorn6
"An old, rich French guy who likes anal sex?"

Oral sex. He is a rapist not a homosexual.

71 posted on 05/18/2011 2:38:07 PM PDT by monday
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"...could it be he isn't pleased with them taking over France ...."

ha! If so he would be the first socialist in history not to be overjoyed that Muslims are ruining Europe.

72 posted on 05/18/2011 2:43:43 PM PDT by monday
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To: Venturer
“Look at that old bastid. Do you really believe this 62 year old Frog, could sodomise a 32 year old African Woman without her consent?”

She would heave beat his butt and handed it back to him.

She may have. He tried to get her underwear off but was unsuccessful. Forced oral sex was the best he could manage.

73 posted on 05/18/2011 2:55:22 PM PDT by monday
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To: TigerLikesRooster

If this scandal was engineered, I would suspect some interested party who wanted to reduce or eliminate the current head of the IMF - and the parties that got him to that position - from influence in picking his successor, and that they wanted his successor to be chosen sooner than would have been the case waiting for the end of his term. As much as non-European capitals have been pushing for a non-European head at the IMF, any culprits may have been from a nation outside Europe. Just conspiracy guessing.

74 posted on 05/18/2011 3:26:07 PM PDT by Wuli
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To: infowarrior
How many days was he there?? How many days did she clean his room? Sure might be a lot of opportunity to swoop up plenty of DNA. Hair ...dirty sheets (yuk)....pillow cases...tooth brush (saliva)

They were running in the hall??? There are security cameras all over the place.

So he decided to jump her even though he had a luncheon engagement with his daughter.

75 posted on 05/18/2011 7:31:45 PM PDT by Sacajaweau
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To: Venturer

i agree she could have “beat his but”.
and normally i would agree completely.
(you write good stuff !)
but, while i think false accusations are MUCH more common, than most people realize, this wasn’t an American girl.
this was a lady who grew up in Africa.
(and a Muslima. while the terrorists sure like their porn and sex, Muslim women are not known for being promiscuous. ...i had a Muslim girlfriend who was terrified even at the idea of being seen in a public Chucky Cheese with me and my son...)
so sadly, women in many countries, learn not to resist...
and this maid had what is a great job for her,
to support her and her child.
so who knows what ran threw her mind, in the immediate shock of being attacked ?
i believe she didn’t report it, until after she got home, and probably had people encourage her to report it.
(and it’s quite possible, he did the same to other maids, who were too afraid to report it at all.)

76 posted on 05/19/2011 10:17:29 AM PDT by Elendur
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To: WellyP
Right, then what was his sperm doing in her butt and why was she bleeding?

According to a report I saw, it was in her mouth, and she spit it out. That's why the NYPD carried away a generous chunk of $3000/night carpeting.

77 posted on 05/19/2011 10:21:48 AM PDT by cynwoody
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