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Though living in France, I occasionally follow debates on Daily Kos, and it seems to me that Charlie Hebdo's controversial cartooning style when it comes to religion is not completely understood ...
by plg
Comment Count 191 comments on Sat Jan 10, 2015 at 11:40 AM PST with 255 Recommends
Les sans-dents: The toothless, is apparently the French President's jovial term for the poor Les sans-culottes [without breeches] made up the majority of the revolutionary army. Les indignées [...
by LaFeminista
Comment Count 28 comments on Sun Sep 07, 2014 at 07:26 AM PDT with 15 Recommends
Meanwhile the French Right (or rather its main party - Chirac'€™s then Sarkozy's UMP) is choosing its new chief. While this has no bearing on who would be the candidate against Hollande in 2017 (...
by marieperoy
Comment Count 41 comments on Sun Nov 18, 2012 at 02:09 PM PST with 18 Recommends
As a devotee of Sphinctera the Vengeful Bladder Goddess here in very rural SE France, I am often up in the wee-wee hours. Thus I can lay claim to being one of the very first people in France to see ...
by mofembot
Comment Count 166 comments on Sun May 15, 2011 at 12:11 AM PDT with 75 Recommends
I'll start with a controversial premise: Hillary Clinton failing to win the Democratic nomination might well have been the best thing that could have happened, from the perspective of those who like ...
by Morus
Comment Count 12 comments on Fri Jul 25, 2008 at 09:11 PM PDT with 0 Recommends