Yesterday was Bastille Day, the French equivalent of Independence Day. Having just gotten back from Paris, I can say that Parisians would storm the Bastille all over again if it would get Obama elected.
I went to Paris with my husband, my mother-in-law, my four sisters-in-law, and my aunt (and 16 suitcases). We might as well have had “American tourist” plastered on our foreheads. When we got in the shuttle from Charles de Gaulle airport to our apartment, the idle banter with the driver quickly turned to the US presidential election in general, and to Barack Obama in particular. This was a prelude for the trip to come; without fail, both friends and strangers alike expressed the solidarity with Obama, and their hope that he will win in November. Note: .. .Link to complete this article with photo and video at Eyes on Obama