Lawmaker wants "French" back in fries "They were noncooperative and arrogant then," before the war (said Rep. Bob Ney, R-Ohio), "and they are again noncooperative and arrogant," Ney said. "I haven't seen a huge change." Is he talking about the French or the Bush Administration? Ney said that was originally a gesture toward the French "has become an international food fight. It means something to a lot of people." Right. It means a lot to someone like you with a six-figure salary who cares more about getting re-elected than our troops dying for a lie.