QuoteOriginally posted by: ErrrbQuoteOriginally posted by: edouard Personally, I don't think I am going to miss nor Mr nor Mrs President.I understand that for some reason they are not popular personally, but I'm curious to know why alternative does not scare you?well .. what i think goes as follows.the politicianshere in France, most politicians come from rich family, were grown in "chic" Paris, have the same mogul friends, they spend cosy parties with the same captains of industries, and study at the same public school (ENA). so whatever they claim to be right-wing or left-wing, they all are the same. their opinions diverge only marginally.the peoplegreat ideals have vanished. there is nor purely-liberal nor socialist ideas. much citizens are in between black and white. last sunday, i had the choice between 10 candidates! in 2007, 17 or 18 candidates ran for the presidential elections in France!now take the politicians and the people above. and you understand that politicians in action are "feeble". they say "yes" (and "no") to everything. there is not a chance that Hollande imposes 75% on rich. he would loose friends. people who finance him, i mean. there is not a chance Sarkozy creates 1 million governement jobs. his wealthy tax-payer friends would turn bitter.Errrb, I tell you my dear. We are seriously dying, here.