Tuesday, October 9, 2012

TSCG Adopted

The TSCG has been approved by a vote of 477 to 70, with 282 deputies of the Left voting in favor. In other words, the treaty would not have passed without the support of the Right. Not a brilliant victory for Hollande, but a victory, since he has now committed himself to getting along with Germany. For better or worse, he now owns what used to be called "Merkozy."

Frechman Shares Nobel Prize for Physics

Serge Haroche shared this year's Nobel Prize for Physics for his work in quantum optics.