As thousands of Americans in France celebrated Thanksgiving this year, the hunt was still on to find someone to fill the hot seat as the United States’ envoy in Paris. The post has been vacant ever since former ambassador Charles Rivkin left the job earlier this month. As we wait for news, The Local has surveyed some of the likely, and perhaps less likely, candidates for the job, as well as their odds of landing the role. Take a look through the list and place your bets. Tell us who you’d like to see as US Ambassador to France.