So not only is this guy a bumbling executive he might also be a jerk. (Not unusual for heads of state of course.) According to his ex wife (not always the most trustworthy source it must be noted) Hollande in private refers to the poor as the “toothless.”
Apparently at least $500,000.
From the Washington Examiner.
The French Socialists also want to tax cell phones, tablets, laptops, and other devices on which people watch moving images.
How is it that the entertainment industry, be it in Hollywood or Paris or Bollywood, always seems to get special treatment?
My theory is that politicians just like getting invited to parties with movie stars.
An interesting essay on where our definition of “economic growth” comes from. It is a highly manipulated term.
Vive le France? Well, one of the reasons there is less “vive” in France these days is because of asinine policies such as the one imposed by France’s current Socialist government which is highlighted below.
The euro was originally created as a counter balance to the US dollar. The yen was in the end too small to effectively challenge the greenback and China had not yet come roaring onto the world stage. The goal was to remove the US currency’s sole “reserve currency” status.
The French economy is solidly mired in recession. It appears that President Francois Hollande’s government infused “growth” policies aren’t working too well.
With Hollande in power, very possibly.