Take a deep breath, this may overload your sarcasto circuits…
France is considering calling off a holiday—which is to say, revoking a government requirement that everyone get a day off—in an effort to increase funding for a National Health care system strained by this summer's deadly heat wave. Here's how the leader of a major French labor union responded:
"It's enforced charity, totally unacceptable," he said in an interview.
The mind reels.