Monday, February 23, 2009

Hold the Presses: French Minister Drinks Wine


Reacting to the bad rap on wine from the "mediocre" (dixit Sarkozy) French research establishment, health minister Roselyne Bachelot says she drinks wine and the government has no intention of issuing any warning against doing so: "Roselyne Bachelot says that alcohol should be consumed in a 'reasonable, cultural and balanced' way."

Cultural?