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Iyad el Baghdadi, who has had a good group of contacts in Tripoli, tweeting:

Source says that Gaddafi attempted suicide and doctors are trying to resuscitate him. He says he has footage and trying to pass it across.


She believed in nothing; only her skepticism kept her from being an atheist. -- Jean-Paul Sartre
by ATinNM on Sat Mar 19th, 2011 at 06:52:54 PM EST
Well reliable sources said the same about Mubarak when things were going pearshaped.

Any idiot can face a crisis - it's day to day living that wears you out.
by ceebs (ceebs (at) eurotrib (dot) com) on Sat Mar 19th, 2011 at 07:02:06 PM EST
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I'm not holding my breath.

The only reason I passed it along is because the guy has been the most reliable source I've found.

She believed in nothing; only her skepticism kept her from being an atheist. -- Jean-Paul Sartre

by ATinNM on Sat Mar 19th, 2011 at 07:04:15 PM EST
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Is he in a coma yet?

Or won't that happen until his assets in Switzerland have been frozen?

by ThatBritGuy (thatbritguy (at) googlemail.com) on Sat Mar 19th, 2011 at 07:02:53 PM EST
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No idea.

It's more-or-less a rumor, at the moment.  

She believed in nothing; only her skepticism kept her from being an atheist. -- Jean-Paul Sartre

by ATinNM on Sat Mar 19th, 2011 at 07:05:37 PM EST
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"It's not just him, it's his entire darn family"

No confirmation or evidence to back this up.

May be mis-information and/or wishful thinking.


She believed in nothing; only her skepticism kept her from being an atheist. -- Jean-Paul Sartre

by ATinNM on Sat Mar 19th, 2011 at 07:09:42 PM EST
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OK, here is this bit o' info from Iyad el Baghdadi:

Let's not get carried away. This is a new source I just got introduced to. I can't vouch for him, but he says he's confident. Let's see.

h'mmm.

Me doubts have jumped to 11.

She believed in nothing; only her skepticism kept her from being an atheist. -- Jean-Paul Sartre

by ATinNM on Sat Mar 19th, 2011 at 07:17:32 PM EST
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Link?

Be nice to America. Or we'll bring democracy to your country.
by Drew J Jones (pedobear@pennstatefootball.com) on Sat Mar 19th, 2011 at 07:22:56 PM EST
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Sorry

here


She believed in nothing; only her skepticism kept her from being an atheist. -- Jean-Paul Sartre

by ATinNM on Sat Mar 19th, 2011 at 07:31:20 PM EST
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Gracias.

Be nice to America. Or we'll bring democracy to your country.
by Drew J Jones (pedobear@pennstatefootball.com) on Sat Mar 19th, 2011 at 07:35:03 PM EST
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