Odds and Ends
2 12, 12:09pm
You mean the French "fighting cocks" whose empire stretched across an enormous swath of Africa in living memory, and whose political influence stretches across Africa still? Whose cultural influence spans the world? Those French?
By the way: How many New World colonies does Norway have? And when was the last time a Tsar of Russia looked at the Norwegians and said, "Ooh! There's the culture we need to emulate!"