Mardi gras!

Putting the Fat in Fat Tuesday: A Visual Guide to Mardi Gras� Impact on New Orleans� Economy

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Valentine’s day in France

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LCF – new French magazine online

LCF Magazine is a magazine devoted to “Langue et culture Francaises.” It’s entirely free and available online. Check out their first issue here!

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Les Musclés – flashback to the 90′s

Les Muscles were a group that was popular in France in the 90′s. Think of the Wiggles – only for adults, and taken a little more seriously. That’s kind of a scary thought. Topito did a list of the 10 things you need to be as successful as Les Musclés. I’m not sure how accurate […]

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Top Chef – season 5

The new season will be starting and the candidates for season 5 have been introduced. La 5ème saison de Top Chef débute le 20 janvier sur M6. Nouveauté cette année : en plus des 12 nouveaux candidats sélectionnés, 10 anciens des saisons précédentes font leur retour.

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La Fouine – Team BS

Here’s the chorus: Il est vrai j’ai trop d’adversaires, depuis qu’j’ai quitté la terre, terre ferme Ils feraient tout pour me faire taire, mais derrière moi j’ai de vrais, vrais frères Tester à quoi ça sert ? C’est comme faire le ramdam sans prière Laisse-les parler, moi j’ai rendu l’daron fier J’suis pas prêt à […]

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Newest exposition at the Natural History Museum – Nuit

Starting on February 12, the National Natural History Museum will have a new exposition entitled “Nuit.” The exposition concerns: L’exposition,conçue par les équipes du Muséum national d’Histoire naturelle, explore le monde de la nuit sous tous ses aspects, selon un parcours en quatre temps : •le ciel nocturne ; •la vie nocturne dans la nature […]

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The Fall of France

Newsweek has a very interesting article about “The Fall of France” and the recent tax changes that have some of the best and brightest leaving France for countries with lower tax rates. It was a pretty big story when Gerard Depardieu was working with Russia to get Russian citizenship in order to move there and […]

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Comment manger une galette des rois

It’s la fête des rois – Ephiphany. In France, they eat a Kings’ cake. Here’s how to do it right.

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winter sport warnings

With winter vacation coming up, here’s a graphic to help you avoid the injuries that can come with winter sports.

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