A few selected quotes:
“You cannot trust people who have such bad cuisine”
“The only thing they (the British) have done for European agriculture is mad cow disease”
“Hamburgers are nothing (compared with British food)”
The staggering amount of stupidity it takes to make comments like this in front of two major world leaders AND reporters astounds me. If I were Tony Blair I wouldn’t take this sitting down. Oh, hell no. I’d tell those French snobs to take their stinky cheese and ram it down their arrogant throats.
You want to know why it’s easy to call the French cheese eating surrender monkeys? This is why. They invite it upon themselves. And Chirac probably thinks he didn’t do anything wrong. In fact, I know he thinks that. Proof: