Friday, April 25, 2008
Jean-Marie Le Pen has repeated his notorious remark about the gas chambers having been a mere "detail" of World War II, first heard in 1987. With his party sinking into debt and--if we're lucky--oblivion, he may feel compelled to revisit past battlefields. The din and hubbub he stirs up will remind him of more exciting times.
Sarkozy yesterday reiterated his rejection of Turkey as a candidate for EU membership on the familiar grounds that Turkey is not European. Today, Rue89 begins a series of four articles answering the objections of people who think as Sarkozy does.