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The Transgender Women of Paris – Circa 1950 and 1960

I have always had a strong affinity for humanizing portraits of unconventional subjects – encountering Géricault’s portrayals of the insane had an immediate and profound effect on my psyche. Similar subject matter remains a favorite of mine. So you can … Continue reading

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Mmmm…..World Leaders

Uhhhhhhmmmm – Le Figaro just released this article and tweet and Putin, whom they called “Poutine”. Is this to avoid any accidental semblance with the word “putain”? I’m so confused, amused, and hungry!  

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FEMEN in Paris

I recently came across this amazing video from Vice News, which focuses on the revolutionary feminist group, FEMEN, and their protest at a French Nationalist rally in Paris. FEMEN, founded in Ukraine in 2008, has taken the world by storm … Continue reading

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Smoking During the Tour de France

This image, which I originally found at the Retronaut, elicited a very genuine “honh honh honh” from me this afternoon. During a recent trip to Paris I was astounded by the number of people that smoke, but this really takes … Continue reading

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Paris in April

Okay so first of all, I think it’s critical that we all click this link and make sure that we’re all listening to this song immediately. Ready? Lovely. So as many pals of mine know, I was recently given the … Continue reading

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Baa, Baa, Brown Sheep – Four Furry Friends Coif the Capitol

This is easily the most delightful idea I’ve ever encountered, and I think I’m speechless. Via Smartplanet. “PARIS – The sounds of gasoline-powered lawn mowers could soon be entirely replaced by the gentle bleating of hungry farm animals in the … Continue reading

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Minnie N’a Pas des Croissants!!

There is a MASSIVE emergency at the café – there are no more croissants!! How on Earth will our poor damsel in distress, the beloved Minnie Mouse, assuage her angry patrons?!? Only Mickey can save her now… Please click here … Continue reading

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