Sacré bleu! The French can’t go one week without pissing somebody off, and this time it’s not even their own compatriots. They hadn’t even put in place the rules for poker players in Le République before the opponents came out of the woodwork. The strategically positioned Mediterranean getaway of Malta, is invoking every EU charter they can get their hands on to try and stifle the French. They even offered the damn island a chateau along with two cases of the finest Bordeaux claret, but they’re having none of it! There’s obviously not that many frogs that make the leap onto the island every summer then. Read more.