March 18, 2006

HEY, CHICKEN, MEET THE EGG:

Viewpoints: French protests (BBC, 3/18/06)

Here, Physics student Judith Duportail, a demonstrator, and Economics student Victor Vidilles, who is he helping to organise Saturday's march, explain why it is important that the government backs down over its labour reforms.

"It is wrong to make it easier to hire and to fire people here in France.

I know it is the case in other countries, but there you don't have to wait months and months, perhaps even years, to get another job like you do here.


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Posted by Orrin Judd at March 18, 2006 7:46 AM
Comments

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Posted by: erp at March 18, 2006 8:05 AM

Behold the culmination of a modern European education - sleepwalking off a cliff.

Posted by: ZF at March 18, 2006 10:08 AM

I think everybody here just lost 10 IQ points simply by reading that quote.

Posted by: Matt Murphy at March 18, 2006 1:04 PM

the phrase that comes to mind is "positive feedback loop".

Posted by: tow at March 18, 2006 4:34 PM

Too stupid to live.

Posted by: Amos at March 19, 2006 8:51 AM

Is that true even for McDonalds and Euro-Disney?

Posted by: ratbert at March 19, 2006 12:36 PM
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