Freedom fried

"Who started that [Freedom Fries] silliness? It was Walter Jones, the Republican congressman for North Carolina," writes Pissed_Off_Patricia. "The insanity with the name change continues to this day. But what of Rep. Jones...?": It was a culinary rebuke that echoed around the world, heightening the sense of tension between Washington and Paris in the run-up to the invasion of Iraq. But now the US politician who led the campaign to change the name of French fries to 'freedom fries' has turned against the war. (Blondesense)

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