publication date: Saturday, March 21, 2009 (part of Round XXXVIII)
clue: Some politicians have an unnatural obsession with the private affairs of their people.
explanation: Ibrahim was a prominent Malaysian politician who has made headlines for his adulterous affairs involving sodomy, an "unnatural" act illegal in the nation. more…
trivia: Scott tried to leave enough of the star and crescent visible in the background as a hint.