You fuck my daughter, and I’ll fuck yours

Tyler Cowen reports on this from Saudi Arabia:

A 16-year-old Saudi girl drank a bottle of bleach in an attempt to commit suicide to escape a forced marriage to a 75-year-old man, press reports revealed Sunday.

The girl identified only as, Shaikha, said her father was forcing her to marry the old man so that he could marry his 13-year-old daughter in an exchange deal, Bahrain’s Tribune reported.

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2 Responses to You fuck my daughter, and I’ll fuck yours

  1. Lunch Admin says:

    Sounds like the kind of social contract a McCain supporter could really get behind.

  2. cabalamat says:

    @1 Lunch Admin: Sounds like the kind of social contract a McCain supporter could really get behind.

    McCain certainly like women younger than him.

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