French President Threatens to Sue Ryanair Over Advertisement

French President Nicolas Sarkozy has threatened to sue Ryanair over an advertisement that shows him with First Girlfriend Carla Bruni and the caption, “With Ryanair, all my family can come to my wedding.”  Several other European politicians have had their photos used without permission by Ryanair, but only a former Swedish Prime Minister has actually sued the airline.


  1. Jared — I don’t use OTR on my RSS feeds — but since you’ve made the switch over, the old address ( isn’t being updated or forwarding to this new page. I’m using a Mac (10.4.10) with Safari 3.0.3.

  2. Hi Charlie,

    Can you email me directly jared (at) tripmela (dot) com How did you get to this page? What happens when you type in the old address?