All Posts Tagged Tag: ‘Sarkozy’

Mary-Kate Olsen Dating Former French President’s Bro

File this under reasonably creepy: Mary-Kate Olsen, the girl most of us of a certain age remember as “Michelle” on the ’90s sitcom “Full House”, is dating Olivier Sarkozy. Sarkozy is the managing director for the Carlyle Group, but more importantly, he is the brother of former French president Nicolas Sarkozy. Oh, and he’s 42. She’s 25. While there’s nothing …

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Sarkozy Wants Google, Facebook to Pay Tax in France

French President Nicolas Sarkozy declared Wednesday that “Internet Giants” should pay taxes in France, shortly before a meeting with Twitter founder Jack Dorsey. Sarkozy stated that “it is unacceptable that they have a turnover of several billion euros in France without paying tax,” and suggested that the French government should consider taxing online advertising revenues. Last year French lawmakers rejected …

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Sarkozy Unveils His New Facebook Timeline

French President Nicolas Sarkozy recently unveiled his new Facebook Timeline, and some of his opponents are thinking that Facebook might have helped with this directly, according to France 24. Sarkozy’s new Timeline contains roughly 700 pictures, dating back to his birth, and many describe milestones he’d achieved while in office, including reconciliation with Rwanda and aiding earthquake-ravaged Haiti. France 24 …

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