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France's First Lady Snubs Bush - Passes On Lunch Invitation

AFP Via Yahoo: Cecilia Sarkozy's decision to bow out of a picnic with the president of the United States this weekend is the latest proof of the Fr

la_question_qui_gene_ou_est_donc_passee_cecilia_sarkozy.jpg bush-groper.jpg AFP Via Yahoo:

Cecilia Sarkozy's decision to bow out of a picnic with the president of the United States this weekend is the latest proof of the French first lady's unpredictable, even rebellious take on her new role.

President Nicholas Sarkozy travelled alone to meet George W. Bush and his family at their Atlantic holiday home after Cecilia -- staying just an hour away at a US lakeside resort -- bowed out due to a throat ailment.

The US leader said he was "disappointed" but understanding after Cecilia called Laura Bush at the last minute to excuse herself, but the change of plan sounded a false note in what was billed as a rare personal get-together.

She was photographed later Sunday taking a stroll in town with two friends. Nicolas Sarkozy, meanwhile, was seen wearing earphones and jogging on a lakeside path with a seven-strong entourage. Read more...

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