Could a lovestruck dictator be the reason why Libya abandoned its weapons of mass destruction program?

The evidence is thin, but Muammar al-Qaddafi appears to have had a crush on Condoleezza Rice, at least that’s what a find by rebels at Qaddafi’s Tripoli compound have uncovered in the form of a photo album dedicated solely to the former U.S. secretary of state.

Apparently Qaddafi’s adoration of Rice was no secret.

“Leezza, Leezza, Leezza … I love her very much,” the colonel reportedly told Al Jazeera in 2007, calling her his “darling black African woman.”

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