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Alex Kaseberg won’t talk to us!

02.05.2006 · Posted in Editorials

Who really is Alex Kaseberg ? According to his blog, he claims to be a Comedy Writer. According to other sources, he is either a joke writer for a late night show or a freelancing “comedian”. ...

Jay Leno at it again

11.08.2005 · Posted in Editorials, Educating Jay

The following are “jokes” from Jay Leno’s monologue of Monday November 7th 2005. “This is now the twelfth day of rioting in France. They have been rioting for almost two weeks. And France has still not surrendered. That’s like a record. Things are so bad in France, they’re asking the Germans to come back. The ...

Educating Jay

10.25.2005 · Posted in Educating Jay

Over the last two years, we have monitored many media outlets gathering a large array of anti-French materials. One of the most outspoken anti-French proponents is Jay Leno. His comments in L.A. Weekly in September 2004 reveal how deeply rooted his prejudices are on this topic. It’s time to Educate Jay Leno. Instead of going ...

The Subway Affaire – An Official Apology

10.10.2005 · Posted in Editorials, The Subway Affaire

Ref : The Subway Affaire – “France and chicken, somehow it just goes together” Subway has published an apology. Here is a copy of the email they have been e-mailing to those who have sent in a complaint. “Thank you for taking the time to share your comments regarding one of our current advertisements. We ...

Trickle-down hatred

07.10.2005 · Posted in Editorials

After two years of French-Bashing, free of consequences, open and overt hatred of France and the French has become part of the right wing talking head toolbox. Over three weeks ago, Tucker Carlson and his guest Max Kellerman thought it was ok to portray the French as lazy, drunk and rude during what seemed like ...

Our open letter to Tucker Carlson

06.22.2005 · Posted in Editorials

Dear Tucker, I was alerted by one of my many readers that you and your guest Max Kellerman recently made a few disparaging comments about the French on your show dated June 21st 2005. When I read the transcript of the show, I was somewhat disappointed that a commentator of your stature, and your guest, ...