A wall screen shows the televised debate between Francois Hollande, Socialist Party candidate for the presidential election and Nicolas Sarkozy, current president and conservative rival for re-election, at the TF1 television studio in Boulogne-Billancourt, outside Paris on May 2, 2012. (Associated Press)

Photo by: Thibault Camus

A wall screen shows the televised debate between Francois Hollande, Socialist Party candidate for the presidential election and Nicolas Sarkozy, current president and conservative rival for re-election, at the TF1 television studio in Boulogne-Billancourt, outside Paris on May 2, 2012. (Associated Press)