The London Times has an

The London Times has an interesting piece on the US-French culture clash. A particularly instructive passage:

For all France̢۪s feigned insouciance about the torrent of American abuse it is now receiving, the French remain obsessed with America in a way that America is not obsessed with France. Indeed, except when France is behaving badly, America does not much care or think about France. This, of course, makes France even more obsessive.

As Glenn would say, read the whole thing.

And “cheese-eating surrender monkeys,” indeed! (via RealClear Politics)

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