Weird Sentences

A couple of unusual sentences in some recent press articles. First, there’s this opening to a report from a Haaretz article:

A wave of demonstrations in support of Israel swept across Europe Wednesday evening…

There’s something you don’t see every day. Then there’s this from the Washington Times, quoting a citizen of the Ivory Coast:

"We don’t like the French very much these days, but we always love America."

Coming next: "Rallies were held throughout Germany today to protest the latest album by David Hasselhoff."