Golden Ferrari : Dubai licence plates grant immunity

A Golden Ferrari blocks a lane on a side street  of Les Champs-Elysées and create a large traffic jam. A squad of seven policemen walks by, looks at the Dubai licence plates, exchanges a few words and walks away. A few hundred meters further away, six policemen fine the truck of a merchant  parked outside of the designated area.

The motto of the French Republic is « Liberty, Equality, Fraternity ». Obviously, equality does not seem to apply to you if your licence plate comes from the Gulf Emirates. To add to the absurdity of this situation, a homeless steps out of the crowd and fakes he is the owner of the car.  Liberty still resists, hopefully.  (click on picture to enlarge)

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Leica M8 with 24m Elmarit at F2.8, 1/60, ISO640

2 Responses to “Golden Ferrari : Dubai licence plates grant immunity”

  1. Robert dit :

    Great catch.

  2. ton dit :

    Some things can never be bought.
    If only I am as rich in mind as the gentleman of the road.