Depardieu left France after the Hollande Administration raised his taxes to 75%. That's the Laffer Curve with a vengeance.French actor Gerard Depardieu has been given a lesson in hand-scything by Belarus's President Alexander Lukashenko during a surprise visit.
Mr Lukashenko, once described by US officials as "Europe's last dictator", hosted Mr Depardieu in his residence near the capital Minsk.
The visit comes ahead of Belarus's presidential elections, which Mr Lukashenko is widely expected to win.
Thursday, July 23, 2015
How to keep 'em down on the farm after they've left Paree
Photo-op with the nation's President/Dictator, that's how;