But Mr Macron’s real audience was not here in Britain. Like so many of his predecessors in the Elysée Palace, he was pandering to the jealousy, resentment and fear with which so many French men and women peer anxiously across the Channel.
many of our Gallic neighbours have never really forgiven us for Agincourt and Waterloo, let alone for our effrontery in standing up to Hitler in 1940 while they ignominiously crumbled and collaborated.
Jesus christ. Our press is so bloody embarrassing.
Stop fucking going on about the fucking war. Nobody fucking cares anymore.
As French President Emmanuel Macron is accused of plotting to stop Brexit, DOMINIC SANDBROOK says it’s time to cut this Napoleon down to size
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fedup uk, norfolk, 7 hours ago
With all this you can see the EU is running scared of us leaving they just want our money
Virginia Dare, Toronto, Canada, 7 hours ago
What is it with the French that they keep elected pygmies? Is it a job requirement that you be below 5'8"? Secondly M. Macron has his own demons. His great grandfather was British from Bristol.
James, Q.E Olympic park, United Kingdom, 4 hours ago
The French Poodle yapping at the British Bulldog, whilst standing in safety behind the German Shepard.
FrankH, Christchurch, 4 hours ago
Until the last 100 years the French have been the enemy.
And what's this? A damn kraut sticking his nose in?
KruegChrlstlan, Rostock, Germany, 4 hours ago
Actually France and Germany are friends now. That must be shocking to the british. They don't seem happy without war.
Mailites to arms!
James, Q.E Olympic park, United Kingdom, 3 hours ago
Either, they don't teach history in German schools, or you have a short memory Fritz... Wasn't Britain that started the last Two Big ones.
miss bossy, eastbourne, United Kingdom, 3 hours ago
James - Brilliant comment.
Charles, London, United Kingdom, 36 minutes ago
KruegChrlstlan ~ Oh please...you're just jealous that we beat you at your national sport ( twice ) and played away at the same time...no I'm not talking about football...the German national sport is war.