THE OUTLAW

JE NE SUIS PAS CHARLIE….

  By Henry Samuel, Paris Jan 27th 2009 Maurice Sinet, 80, who works under the pen name Sine, faces charges of “inciting racial hatred” for a column he wrote last July in the satirical weekly Charlie Hebdo. The piece sparked a summer slanging match among the Parisian intelligentsia and ended in his dismissal from the magazine. “L’affaire Sine” followed the engagement of Mr Sarkozy, 22, to Jessica Sebaoun-Darty, the Jewish heiress of an electronic goods chain. Commenting on an unfounded […]

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VIRTUAL WAR…..

I quite like Twitter. I say that even though she can be a fickle mistress, and one that will flatter you just as easily as she can devour you. I have been getting my share of unwanted attention on Madame Twitter lately, usually not a problem in itself, and it can be quite entertaining really if I am honest, but I can easily grow tired of the fight. I am usually quite shrewd at identifying an enemy, but in the […]

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