The world is burning and France is fixated on burkinis

Hello and welcome to the Get a Grip prize, which I just invented. The GAG award is given on an ad hoc basis to a country doing a standout job of humiliating itself on the global stage by fixating on something ridiculous while the world burns. The award honours those who seem to have lost … Continue reading The world is burning and France is fixated on burkinis

Burkini Ban Suspended By French Court, But Sarkozy Says He’ll Keep The Law If Elected President.

Former president Nicolas Sarkozy (2007-2012) has vowed in a nationwide televised speech that he will re-activate the suspended burkini ban if elected as next French president. He's campaigning to be conservative candidate in next year's election. Image: File Photo Three senior judges from the State Council (Conseil d’Etat) said in their ruling against the ban on … Continue reading Burkini Ban Suspended By French Court, But Sarkozy Says He’ll Keep The Law If Elected President.