Not bad for a guy whose platform revolved around economic and environmental reform.
Nicolas Sarkozy on a yacht May 8 in Malta: Mr. Sarkozy will return "late" at night, according to his campaign manager Claude Guéant, after spending all day Wednesday on the private yacht of business man Vincent Bolloré. Photo: AFP
Of course, he doesn't see the problem with this and feels that there is no reason to apologize. (I tend to agree with him: he's got his constituency to look after, after all.)
I read somewhere yesterday that the head of the Socialist party (Monsieur Sego) simply responded that "he needed his rest." Wish I could find the citation somewhere, as it was a hoot.