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As he congratulated Jolie, she received an award and a kiss. Relax, it was a peck on the cheek, but nonetheless, out of the ordinary for a former leader of an Arab country.
The kiss created an uproar on the social networks even inspiring a hashtag: Elbaradeikiss.
In ElBaradei’s defense, it wasn’t just any woman, it was Angelina Jolie. So, can you blame him?
But let’s step back for a moment. Scientific research suggests that when Jolie is around, people may not be able to control themselves. It is a spontaneous reaction according to modern science. You just have to ask yourself, what would you do?
I guess all that’s left to say is WTFatwa?By Salman S, Elan Magazine
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