Fries now French again

No more freedom for fries, or so Congress has decreed. The congressmen who backed the original name-change are not commenting, but I wonder if the right-wing bloggers who backed the name change against cheese-eating surrender monkeys will not take up the cause.

Could this be a sign of a return from Bizarro World for American politicians?

Issandr El Amrani

Issandr El Amrani is a Cairo-based writer and consultant. His reporting and commentary on the Middle East and North Africa has appeared in The Economist, London Review of Books, Financial Times, The National, The Guardian, Time and other publications. He also publishes one of the longest-running blog in the region,