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Location: Arlington, Virginia, United States

Sunday, May 06, 2007


Pro-American conservative Nicolas Sarkozy (above) defeats socialist rival and is elected president of France!

Who woulda thunk it?

(and a nice compensating readjustment for the November '06 midterms here and the resulting leftward-tilt of the American Congress it is)