Nightly News | July 31, 2013
>>> the new york times reported today the french are eating less french bread . this would be like philadelphians shunning the cheesesteak. the average french citizen ate an average of a baguette a day as recently as 1970 . well, that number has fallen to half that lately. they have launched a pr campaign, not unlike the got milk campaign launched by the u.s. dairy farmers . their website proudly declares, quote, france is a civilization of bread.