Like Mexico, the left cannot abide by a legitimate election if their man (or women) loses so expect the riots to commence.
Conservative Nicolas Sarkozy has won the hotly-contested French presidential election, according to early results.
The final count gave Mr Sarkozy 53.06%, compared with 46.94% for socialist Segolene Royal, with turnout at 85%.
Mr Sarkozy, 52, the son of a Hungarian immigrant, takes over from the 74-year-old Jacques Chirac.
That didn't take long...Riots, violence greet new French Prez Sarkozy