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Carla à l’Elysée, la République privatisée

Here is another article on Carla. This one is deeper, more acerbic, and in French. Edwy Plenel laments  Sarkozy’s marketing of his wife and marriage – what he calls the privatization of the Republic – and refers to the Vanity … Continue reading

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France’s first lady – a new Jackie Kennedy or a new Princess Di?

A lot of us are fascinated by France’s new first lady, Carla Bruni-Sarkozy. A pop singer, Italian heiress and former model, she – and, actually, her husband – is the subject of Vanity Fair‘s September cover story. If you’d like … Continue reading

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