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Guillaume Tabard: "The delicate 'moult' from the essayist to the candidate"


COUNTERPOINT - Zemmour missed his “20 Hours” in the sense that he was annoyed at not having been questioned about his project. Yet entering the political ring is to leave the comfort of controlled situations to adapt to unselected terrain.

He himself speaks of


. Zemmour the journalist and the writer gave way to Zemmour the candidate. Tuesday, decisive for him, showed that there was still a man of storytelling more than a man of exchange. Mocked by an audience that will never vote for him, his candidacy video corresponds exactly to what he wanted to say: in tone and in substance. By the lyricism which has seduced some or the catastrophism which frightened others, by the desire to invoke history and to evoke French heroes or idols, by the lamentation of the disappearance of a happy France, the denunciation of those

"who have hidden from you the reality of our replacement"

, and the call to a jump, the writing, oral and visual, of this video was entirely Zemmourian.

The choice to read rather than to say his text was the signature of this process, the mark of his mastery.

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The interview at TF1's “20 Hours” was not an extension of the video, intended for a wider audience (2 million

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Source: lefigaro

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