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The Sciences

Dictator Island

Collide-a-ScapeBy Keith KloorFebruary 22, 2011 8:34 PM

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With tyrants falling like dominoes (Qaddafi seems next), perhaps it's time we dreamed up the next reality TV show. Bravo could call it Dictator Island and assemble all the aging, exiled strongmen in villas spread out across one of those nuclear-ravaged atolls in the Pacific. Let the likes of Baby Doc and Mubarak conspire for control over the island. Or better yet, put them all under one roof, and watch them kvetch, celebrity housewives style, over not being appreciated. Surely someone has already thought of this?

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