from Larouchepac Website
What happened? He never made it to Angela Merkel. In fact, he didn't even get the chance to board the plane before New York police officers stopped IMF head Strauss-Kahn, and jailed him for attempted rape.
This was no accident.
The choice for certain political layers was either the bailout goes through uninterrupted, or it be shut down. In favor of the latter, Strauss-Kahn was thrown into the jug.