Month: January 2008

Plain ordinary hatred

Imagine a conversation between two parties, where one referred to a third party as a “tree hugger, a bicyclist, a Frenchman and a fag”, then laughter and agreement – Not politically correct by any measure. You could almost hear the voices of Ann Coulter and Dennis Miller. Now add negligent

Anti-French Jabs Over Smoking Ban

The smoking bans have barely been enacted in France and already several journalists this side of the Atlantic have wallowed in tired old stereotypes about the French “surrendering”. Our first example is Canada’s Times Colonist. Peter O’Neil and Megan Ainscow of CanWest News Service ran the following headline: “French surrender

Disappearing Websites

Two more Anti-French Websites have gone AWOL. They are and Neither ever offered much more than stale Anti-French jokes or base political histrionics. It is with much interest that we maintain a list on our links page, and over the next few months, we will continue to monitor