Bonjour Bitches!

A French soldier wearing a “Call of Duty” skeleton mask stands next to an armoured car in a street in Niono, Mali.  This photo (copyright Issouf Sanogo / AFP – Getty Images) has gone viral around the world, and has apparently upset the French military hierarchy safe behind their desks in Paris who seemed to think it was too war-like for a war zone…

The soldier himself had this to say about the controversy: “Putain de merde!”