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Her name portrays her true nature!

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Submitted by froike (United States), Apr 19, 2010 at 16:08

In Hebrew, Sarsour, or Sarsoor, means pimp. How ironic?

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Three and a half years later, on Sep. 14, 2013, Sarsour has noticed this comment. See https://twitter.com/lsarsour/status/378984878840090624 where she states that

Someone typed this comment under an article - I swear lol. Ready? "In Hebrew, Sarsour, or Sarsoor, means pimp. How ironic?" LOL

In Arabic, sarsūr means both cockroach and pimp.

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