You thought Bush had problems?
Sorry to use a cheap Disney quote.
I think the French are going to need to suck it up and realize they are experiencing jihad. Oops? Did I just say that? How impolitic of me... Honestly, perhaps they will finally get the message: there is no winning friends on the other side. Islamic terrorists will fight you wherever you are. If you sit at home, they will come visiting.
Links of interest:
The Washington Times: Police fear rioters' heavy arms
Newsweek: Rage on Rue Picasso
Associated Press: Rioting in France Spreads to 300 towns