French President Married His Teacher?
Brigitte Trogneux is the future first lady of France and her husband’s former teacher? Cenk Uygur and Ana Kasparian, the hosts of The Young Turks, break it down. Tell us what you think in the comment section below. https://tytnetwork.com/join/
“She’s whip-smart, blonde, and more than two decades older than her husband, President-Elect Emmanuel Macron, who counts her as one of his most trusted advisors and may even hand her an official role in his fledgling government. France’s new first lady is an anti-Melania Trump, if you will.
Months before 39-year-old Emmanuel Macron’s final victory at the polls yesterday, the French media had already taken notice of Brigitte Trogneux, 64, his former high school teacher and wife of 10 years.
The French press gushed over her style, particularly her pin-thin frame, “California blondeness” (she has been compared to Jane Fonda) and chic ensembles, as well as her sharp mind. Old friends have described Trogneux as “very cultivated,” noting her ability to recite lengthy passages of Stendhal’s dense, two-volume tome, The Red and the Black.”
Read more here: http://www.thedailybeast.com/articles/2017/05/08/french-president-elect-emmanuel-macron-s-wife-is-the-anti-melania-trump.html
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