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Imelda Marcos´s kiss for her husband
as she celebrates 85th birthday:
Disgraced former Philippines First
Lady’s solemn visit to body of Ferdinand

Daily Mail (UK), by Jennifer Newton

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Posted By:JoniTx, 7/2/2014 10:09:17 PM

The former first lady of the Philippines Imelda Marcos celebrated her 85th birthday today by paying a solemn visit to the body of her husband. Mrs Marcos visited the crypt of former president Ferdinand Marcos in Ilocos Norte in the north of the country and even kissed the glass coffin where his body lays in a white jacket, ceremonial sash and polished medals. The former leader of the Philippines has remained unburied since his death in 1989 and has lay in a temperature-controlled mausoleum since 1993. And Mrs Marcos remarked that her birthday wish would be for her husband to

      


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Reply 1 - Posted by: ColonialAmerican1623, 7/2/2014 10:25:49 PM     (No. 9909036)

The Wookie´s mentor.

It´s always about the shoes.

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Reply 2 - Posted by: watashiyo, 7/2/2014 10:47:12 PM     (No. 9909068)

She and Michelle O. could get along.

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Reply 3 - Posted by: whyyeseyec, 7/2/2014 10:50:44 PM     (No. 9909074)

Shoe fight don´t both - er me shoe fight don´t both - er me...

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Reply 4 - Posted by: Subal, 7/2/2014 11:05:03 PM     (No. 9909091)

And did she take a change of zapatos?

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Reply 5 - Posted by: Butch, 7/3/2014 12:13:30 AM     (No. 9909135)

For Pete´s sake, Imelda, bury the poor guy.

(Temperature-controlled, eh? Who does Imelda think the old guy was, Lenin? Even in chilly Moscow Russian morticians have to do lots of work, and frequently, on old Vladimir´s body, temperature-controlled since 1924. Can you imagine anything more revolting? I´ve seen Vlad up close, and he´s not looking well at all.)

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Reply 6 - Posted by: droopydog, 7/3/2014 12:20:29 AM     (No. 9909138)

I don´t know, Imelda is looking pretty good right now.

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Reply 7 - Posted by: LoneVoice, 7/3/2014 12:33:19 AM     (No. 9909148)

Having your body on display in a glass coffin is an almost guarantee that you were the personification of evil while you were alive.
Lenin, Stalin, Mao, Kim Il Sung, Kim jong Il, Hugo Chavez--all in glass coffins. It´s a way of making them into literal Idols to be worshiped.

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Reply 8 - Posted by: konocti95, 7/3/2014 2:07:00 AM     (No. 9909188)

Plans for the Clinton Liebrary called for an upgraded A/C. Now we know why.

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