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But before we panic, let's remember that Schröder tried something similar with Bliar, and ended up re-discovering the Franco-German engine instead -- and Bliar wasn't even an Eurosceptic like Brown.

*Lunatic*, n.
One whose delusions are out of fashion.
by DoDo on Tue Sep 11th, 2007 at 05:26:13 AM EST
True - but Schröder was brought back from the brink by the attentions of Chirac. Chirac might have been an old crook but he understood, at a gut level, the importance of France's relationship with Germany. Does Sarko have that same understanding? And will be be prepared, or able, to schmooze like Chirac?

Money is a sign of Poverty - Culture Saying
by RogueTrooper on Tue Sep 11th, 2007 at 07:23:23 AM EST
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