Thursday's Quote of the Day
"How could you have stayed eight years with a man who has such ridiculous calves?" - Nicolas Sarkozy to Carla Bruni on the night they met, dissing her ex Mick Jagger.
This is but one of the theatrical lines with which the French president wooed the Italian model-turned-singer/songwriter, according to an eyewitness account by Jacques Séguéla, who invited the pair on a blind date at his home. One hopes the Rolling Stone, left in this picture, will not lose too much sleep over this insult.
More details (The Times)