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Facebook Finds No Friends Among Tax-Happy French Candidates

Jacques-Antoine Granjon, the long-haired founder of Paris’s Vente-Privee.com, says French presidential candidates are missing the point when it comes to creating jobs.

“Tax, tax, tax, that’s all I’ve heard,” Granjon, the 49-year-old creator of Europe’s biggest online flash-sale retailer, said in an interview. “The Web is a goldmine for jobs, but politicians just don’t get it.”