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Republican voters in France/ Rejected the Sarkozy stance/ Of aping Le Pen/ To stop the FN/ And hold back the far-right advance./// http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/world-europe-38047046 Republican voters in FranceRejected the Sarkozy stanceOf aping Le PenTo stop the FNAnd hold back the far-right … Continue reading

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Hollande Wins in France

The French presidential election Has led to Sarkozy’s rejection As Francois Hollande Won the deuxieme ronde Proposing a change of direction.

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Holland Ayes

The Socialist Francois Hollande/ Won out in the premier rond/ But 2 votes in 10/   Cast for Marine Le Pen/ Has left some in a slough of despond. // http://www.guardian.co.uk/world/2012/apr/22/marine-le-pen-french-election?newsfeed=true

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Le Pen is Mightier than we Thought

(OK, here we go with one in French… corrections welcome, those that bugger things up by pointing out errors affecting rhyme scheme and scansion less so). Le Socialist Francois Hollande/ A gagné au premier rond/ Mais le Front National/ A … Continue reading

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Sarko Son’s Saucy Fling

There was a garçon from Paree Who angered the gendarmerie By bombarding a cop With last year’s salad crop To the shame of his pa, Sarkozee. http://www.theglobeandmail.com/news/world/worldview/sarkozys-tomato-tossing-son-puts-presidents-law-and-order-platform-in-doubt/article2366568/?utm_medium=Feeds%3A%20RSS%2FAtom&utm_source=Home&utm_content=2366568      

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Joan of Arc Still Making her Mark

France’s top heroine St Joan/Was burned at the stake all alone/Le Pen & Sarkozy/Try to make Jeanne d’Arc cosyWhy can’t they leave her alone?

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Summit & The City

Cameron hints that the treaty/Negotiations will be meaty/But what’s he defending?/The message he’s sending/Is “Sarkozy, ‘ands orf ze ceety!” http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/uk-politics-16063911

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Let’s Get Fiscal

The leaders of Germ’ny & France/Are claiming a major advance/They decided it’s better/To punish the debtor/Not endlessly give them a chance. http://www.guardian.co.uk/business/2011/dec/05/germany-france-euro-merkel-sarkozy

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Sarky gets Narky

Nico Sarkozy of France/Took exception to Great Britain’s stance/He told David Cameron/Please not to yammer on/About how to run Euro finance. http://www.guardian.co.uk/politics/2011/oct/23/cameron-sarkozy-euro-debt-crisis?newsfeed=true

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Libyaration

Sarko and Dave acted nippily/To make the 1st visit to Tripoli/Crowds greeted Nicolas/Flying the tricolour/Hague followed on a bit drippily. http://www.guardian.co.uk/world/2011/sep/15/cameron-sarkozy-libya-leader-tripoli

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