Ruth Paler

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Imelda Marcos, the former First Lady of the Philippines, was known around the world for her ridiculously massive collection of fancy footwear. But the collection of around 2,700 shoes is largely ruined by termites and water damage thanks to neglect by the museum that kept the collection.  Image by STR/Stringer / Getty Images

Filipino First Lady Imelda Marcos' shoe collection has succumbed to termites and water damage — but it won't be forgotten.

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With a seat in Congress and a new musical about her that skirts unpleasant mentions of imprisonment and torture, Imelda Marcos is going strong at

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Imelda Marcos

Imelda Marcos

Ferdinand Marcos and Imelda Marcos in 1970.

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Former Philippines first lady Imelda Marcos prepares for a photo shoot in Manila for the launch of her newly designed fashion accessories.

Former Philippines first lady Imelda Marcos prepares for a photo shoot in Manila for the launch of her newly designed fashion accessories.

Imelda Marcos (R) and her two daughters, Imee and Irene

The name of former Philippine first lady Imelda Marcos is synonymous with greed and excess, but investigators are struggling to track down her missing wealth.

Imelda Marcos (Philippines)

Imelda Marcos (Philippines)

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Imelda R. Marcos

Imeldific: IMELDA MARCOS: The Muse of Manila, Iron Butterlfy, Imeldific, Proverbial Phoenix

Imeldific: IMELDA MARCOS: The Muse of Manila, Iron Butterlfy, Imeldific, Proverbial Phoenix

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