Wednesday, July 13, 2011

Tristane Banon Interview

The Maid's "Fiancé" Talks to the Daily Beast

The Daily Beast has interviewed the man linked to DSK's accuser. It was his telephone call to her that helped to undermine her credibility. His further remarks may only further undermine her story. Contrary to initial reports, the two are apparently not married. He describes himself as her "fiancé," but she may be only one of several "fiancées." And his answers to reporters' questions are in some respects inconsistent with known facts.

Aubry and Hollande Organize

Martine Aubry and François Hollande have chosen different styles for organizing their campaigns. Ex-Strauss-Kahnians are prominent in Hollande's team.

Anne Lauvergeon to Become Chair of Libé

Anne Lauvergeon, former head of Areva, forced out by Sarkozy, will become chair of the board of Libération.