Francois Hollande on a scooter in Paris in 2011, before he was elected president. A French magazine reported last week he was traveling incognito on a motorcycle to visit a girlfriend. He has not denied the report, but expressed "total indignation" that it was published. Bertrand Langlois/AFP/Getty Images hide caption

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In Paris on Sunday, supporters of newly elected president Francois Hollande celebrated. Joel Saget /AFP/Getty Images hide caption

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Eleanor Beardsley, reporting on 'Morning Edition'

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Eleanor Beardsley on 'Morning Edition'

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