“D-Day for Dominique Strauss-Kahn”

FRENCH PAPERS, Mon. 06/06/11, Dominique Strauss-Kahn is once again all over the French Press. According to Libération, the whole case is a distraction from the upcoming presidential election. Le Figaro compares the way the French and Americans treat the private lives of public figures. Meanwhile, vuvuzela, tweet and cougar (not the animal) are the latest words to make it into the French dictionary.

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Some articles from today’s French press review:
 
LIBERATION: “Diversion”
LE FIGARO: “Sex and politics: the American cult of transparency”
LIBERATION: “Sex, health and politics: it’s time to get rid of the taboo”
LE PARISIEN: “The new words are here”

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