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The fascination with Sarkozy is a product of the emptiness of French political life: a dearth of ideas gives way to the dominance of personalities. Reconsidering the role of Sarkozy is the first step towards understanding what is politically possible in France today.

Substitute Obama and it still makes sense.

Capitalism searches out the darkest corners of human potential, and mainlines them.
by geezer in Paris (risico at wanadoo(flypoop)fr) on Tue Mar 31st, 2009 at 08:37:39 AM EST
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