Hmm. It would be pretty weird if France was suddenly our friend again. Let's see how this new president does.
PARIS - Nicolas Sarkozy, a blunt and uncompromising pro-American conservative, was elected president of France Sunday with a mandate to chart a new course for an economically sluggish nation struggling to incorporate immigrants and their children.
"The people of France have chosen change," Sarkozy told cheering supporters in a victory speech that sketched out a stronger global role for France and renewed partnership with the United States.
Sunday, May 06, 2007
"Nicolas Sarkozy wins French Presidency"
The new president of France is pro-American?