Cataclysme politique en France

Apr 22 2002 Kelly Norton
Cataclysme politique en France (Le Monde)
French voters urged to shun Le Pen (CNN)
France stunned by Le Pen success (BBC)

This is the reason Pat Buchanan can be seen lurking at the bottom of the pack in each election. I mean, if it is possible for an extreme right candidate who once belittled sentiments about the Holocaust, calling it a mere "detail of history", to make it to the election's final round in France then certainly Buchanan has a chance in the far more conservative US.