All those interested in the presidential election should head for Boz at French Election 2007 and read at least the two articles linked here:
Bayrou makes headlines
There are numerous articles posted at French Election 2007, including one on why Muslims vote for Le Pen, a topic I've reported on many times. Apparently the English-language press has caught up with this important turn of events.
Now we see clearly why Sarkozy would do anything to get Le Pen on the ballot, as my previous post reports. Bayrou is emerging as more of a threat than Le Pen.