The huge US-EU trade deal is in danger of falling apart. No surprise there.

The French are telling Washington it’s time to call it quits. “Negotiations are bogged down,” said President Francois Hollande. “Positions have not been respected, it’s clearly unbalanced.” Hollande was talking about a massive trade deal that US and European Union diplomats have been negotiating for more than three years. The Trans-Atlantic Trade and Investment Partnership is…