Frakkar með Saddam

Eru Frakkar gersamlega að tapa sér?

Relations will be further rent by a second poll, in Le Monde, showing that only a third of the French felt that they were on the same side as the Americans and British, and that another third desired outright Iraqi victory over “les anglo-saxons”.

Mikið vona ég nú að bandaríkjahatur friðarsinna á Íslandi sé ekki komið svona langt.

Einnig er þetta hneyksli:

Eleven thousand Allied soldiers lie buried in well-tended peace at Etaples, on the Channel coast near Le Touquet, victims of the struggle by Anglo-Saxons to liberate the French from the German invaders during the First World War.

Last week the obelisk raised in their memory was defiled by red-painted insults such as “Rosbeefs go home”; “May Saddam prevail and spill your blood”; and, in a reference to the long-dead casualties beneath the manicured turf, “They are soiling our land”.

Það er aldeilis að sumir Frakkar gera sér grein fyrir sögu landsins og hverjum þeir mega þakka frelsi sitt.