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#1 French ex-Presidents are always investigated for corruption. The investigators are usually right...
Maybe they can set up an exchange program for former Presidents of Mexico.
Posted by Procopius2k 2013-01-23 00:13||
#2 A lot of wealthy + super-wealthy Frenchies are leaving France to SSSSSHHHHH save their wealth.
Enjoy the next two years while youse can - come 2015 or ASAP after, once the USA surrenders to NAU andor higher levels of OWG governance, THE ONLY REAL WAY FOR ANYONE ON EARTH TO SAVE THEIR WEALTH IS TO PHYSICALLY HIDE OR BURY IT.
Gold-n-Silver Bullion will be needed for use in Deep Space, both as a matter of Accounting-Budget Appropriation as well as being melted + reformed for Spaceship operating or engineering systems.
D *** NG IT, I DEMAND THAT THE US BUILD A DE FACTO WORKING DEATH STAR + STARSHIPS CREWED WID JAPANESE/BLADERUNNER SEX ANDROIDS IFF THE NAU + OWG ARE GONNA TAKE MY MONEY!
Oh wait, the Bammer said "No" ... ...
SO NO DEATH STAR, NO $$$, + NO SEX ROBOTS - ITS TIME FOR CIVIL WAR, CIVIL WAR I SAY!
[FAMILY GUY'S PETER "EVIL EYE" GRIFFIN here]
Posted by JosephMendiola 2013-01-23 00:31||
#3 Perhaps they go there "for the waters".
Posted by Besoeker 2013-01-23 03:00||
#4 Wealthy French people don't live in France. They live in London. They bank in Switzerland. They Shop in Singapore. They Party in Dubai. And they invest their money in whatever country that makes them the most profit. (Which usually excludes France, Greece, Great Britton, and the USA).
They do however take extended vacations (usually about 280 to 300 days a year) in France. Of course they never bring their money, or business records, or anything else the French Government can get its hands on, into the country.
Or in other words.... they live a lot like wealthy Americans.
Like the USA, what France needs more than anything else is economic growth. But also like the USA, economic growth will never happen as long as they continue to tax wealthy investors (and their money) out of their country.
Posted by junkiron 2013-01-23 10:42||
#5 Globalization - it's all about the flow of goods, capital, information, and labor. And Frenchmen.
Posted by SteveS 2013-01-23 14:34||
#6 He should cut a deal with the new government and act as the UN Ambassador for France. He can then relocate and move his assets without embarrassing the government of France.
Posted by rjschwarz 2013-01-23 15:05||
#7 Well actually, the only thing I really want to know is:
What's Carla Bruni gonna do?
Posted by junkiron 2013-01-23 21:25||