Quotes of the Day

I would like to say, contrary to what might otherwise seem to be the case, that the clocks in France and Britain strike the same hours, precisely.
Tuesday, Jan. 31, 2012

Open quoteThe United Kingdom has no industry anymore.Close quote

  • French President, defending a 1.6% VAT rise to boost France's economy; a journalist had said that increases in VAT had led to a rise in British prices
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