Check out the photos at this link.
I've always thought of Gaddafi as being just slightly sartorially challenged. Having seen those photos, I'm now starting to think that perhaps the entire country is crazy, and he is just a well photographed manifestation of a widespread culture of abnormal dress sense.
Either that, or a few decades of seeing how he dresses has rubbed off on the populace.
It's a chicken and the egg question.