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According to the American media today, I was prepared to believe he had a gallstone. According to Haaretz, however, it may be much more serious.

Palestinian Authority Chairman Yasser Arafat's health has deteriorated and he is in critical condition, Palestinian sources said on Wednesday night. The sources went on to say that a team of doctors in his Ramallah headquarters were fighting for his life. According to some reports, the PA chairman regained consciousness, though he was suffering from hallucinations.


John Batchelor is saying Arafat is dying of AIDS.

I'm sure Andrew Sullivan would forgive us for, just this once, saying: "Way to go HIV!"

Fascinating. Well, I knew there had been... "rumors."

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