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Postby Kay » Mon 26 May 2003 10:02 GMT

The Australian Parliamentary Secretary came out with a great line:

America is the eagle, China is the tiger, Russia is the bear, and in my view France is the vulture. It circles around and does nothing for itself, waiting for the opportunity to go and pick the benefits of other peoples' hard work.

(Copied from the House of Fun - originally posted by Squiffs)
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Postby chabrenas » Tue 27 May 2003 05:16 GMT

An ecologist would say that the vulture cleans up the mess the others leave....
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