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31 Thoughts A British Idiot Had Watching France's Left-Wing Debate

In French politics, no-one can hear you scream.

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1. OK, let me get this straight. It's not a presidential debate. It's just a debate to determine who goes forward as a one of the candidates for the presidential election?


3. Oh my god you guys actually have pre-match build-up. Like it's a world cup final or something.

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What is there to discuss? No-one has said anything yet.

You guys take this stuff waaaay too seriously.


16. And what on earth is this all about?[débatgauchepremiertour] / Via France 2

You're putting yourself forward for the job of most powerful man in France. Why are you doing a funny little jig?


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