News Boutros Boutros-Ghali dead at 93

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    Boutros Boutros-Ghali, an Egyptian diplomat who led the United Nations in a chaotic 1990s tenure that began with hopes for peace after the Cold War, but failed to cope with genocide in Rwanda and Bosnia and ended in angry recriminations with Washington, died on Tuesday in an Egyptian hospital. He was 93.

    His death was confirmed by the office of Secretary General Ban Ki-moon. Mr. Ban later made a brief appearance before reporters at the United Nations, calling Mr. Boutros-Ghali “a memorable leader who rendered invaluable services to world peace and international order.”

    The website of Al Ahram, Egypt’s state-owned newspaper, said Mr. Boutros-Ghali died Tuesday in a hospital in Giza, on the outskirts of Cairo, where he had been admitted a few days earlier with a broken leg. He and his wife, Leia Maria Boutros-Ghali, had no children, Egyptian diplomats said.

    http://www.nytimes.com/2016/02/17/world/boutros-boutros-ghali-death.html?_r=0
     
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    Wonder if he would answer to one Boutros? If not he would get old real quick.
     
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    Wow, there's a guy I haven't thought of in years!
     
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    He was so nice they named him twice.
     
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    I was just about to post that lolz
     
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    I think about him almost daily and say his name aloud as it's satisfying to speak. But I throw about 15-20 more Boutros-es for good measure.
     
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    Someone should really start a religion that worships "the boutros"..... He is a much better figurehead than L. Ron Hubbard.
     
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    Top Ten Boutros Boutros-Ghali Pick-up Lines

    10. Can I can I buy you a drink a drink?

    9. The nations are united -- why not you and me?

    8. I'm the man so nice they named me twice!

    7. I'm so depressed about the unstable world situation that I really don't think I should spend tonight alone

    6. You were fabulous in 'Basic Instinct,' Ms. Stone

    5. It must be fate -- you don't have any boutroses, and I've got one to spare!

    4. I have the complete line of general foods international coffees back at my place

    3. In your honor, I'm declaring 1994 the international year of the babe

    2. Want to have sex, Madonna?

    1. I've got a peacekeeping force in my pants
     
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    My best bud used to tell this joke and crack himself up:

    What did Boutros Boutros Ghali get for Christmas?
    Another Boutros.
     
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    He sure did (fail) ....
     
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