What They're Saying

"This guy is an advertising board with three braincells who cashes in on his image to an excessive degree. It is a form of prostitution. This guy is a whore."

-- What French humorist Christophe Aleveque wrote in a January 2011 edition of the magazine SportMag about Zinedine Zidane, who responded with a $100,000 lawsuit (to be paid to a charity of his choice). Zidane's defamation case failed on its first attempt and now he's seeking to have the initial ruling overturned on appeal and is asking for a symbolic 1 euro in damages. (AFP)

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