With the French Socialist primary coming up this weekend, and the third of their debates just held last night (not to mention all their related political scandals and the European Union's many troubles), this front page headline and photo, garnering the above-the-fold location, caused me to do a double-take at the grocery store yesterday.
|"The Republicans search for an identity."|
By contrast, I wonder how much coverage our newspapers are giving to the French elections right now. Or perhaps it's just that looking across the ocean at our political issues is a needed respite from France's own.