Rumors are swirling about the fate of French automaker PSA Peugeot Citroen (NASDAQOTH:PUGOY), which is quickly running out of cash. Media reports have suggested that the company's founding family have offered to sell their stake to General Motors (NYSE:GM), which already owns a small stake. Will GM be tempted?

In this video, contributor John Rosevear gives you an update on the latest rumors swirling around GM and Peugeot -- and explains why it would (probably) be a very bad idea for GM to succumb to this money-losing French temptation.

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