Archives for February, 2010

Just next to Madonna in Paris, is this adorable rendition of Einstein, carrying a sign, “Love is the answer.”

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I saw this street art of an Andy Warholesque hommage to Madonna, and thought I’d share. Photo taken in the

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From the telegraph: France’s reputation for culinary genius has traditionally set the standard to which all other countries aspire. It

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Tagline: To smoke is to be a slave of tobacco. It’s clear that who ever was responsible for this anti-smoking

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Velib bikes are fine and all but ever since trying out a bunch of different kinds of vélo électrique (electric

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The French had to do SOMETHING with all that surplus wine, I guess. From AFP: A French court on Wednesday

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Here’s the context from which this dialogue was taken: Dominique de Villepin en visite à la ferme (article in French).

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Right about now, when people look out their windows in most of France (and other parts of the world), they’re

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