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Posts in category “France”

The Desecration of Chartres

A restoration that makes the cathedral look like ‘a funeral parlor in Little Italy ‘

Posted December 15th, 2014

The New Face of Gaullism

Eric Zemmour’s new book is tearing up the bestseller list by taking on the French elite

Posted December 1st, 2014

Thomism of the Table

A French Catholic crunchy con talks about God and food

Posted December 1st, 2014

France, Crunchy Con Paradise

The joy of Gallic inefficiency, the lure of France in autumn

Posted September 23rd, 2014

Le Misérable

Hélas, Ta-Nehisi Coates spends his summer becoming a soixante-huitard

Posted September 2nd, 2014

C’était La Vie

Which means, “That was life.” If France didn’t exist, we would have …

Posted August 1st, 2014

France, Friend Of Iraqi Christians

The nation that opposed the 2003 US attack against Iraq is now …

Posted July 28th, 2014

Saving Mont Saint Michel

The French government is trying to save the island nature of the …

Posted July 17th, 2014

View From Your Table

Mme. la Lectrice écrit: We had a blowout Bastille Day dinner last …

Posted July 14th, 2014

If France Stays Catholic, It Will Be Traditionalist

My apologies to you readers for my being slow to approve comments …

Posted July 9th, 2014

TNC’s French Summer

Ta-Nehisi Coates is spending the next seven weeks away from his blog …

Posted June 23rd, 2014

Attention Texas Foodies!

The great Paris-based food blogger David Lebovitz is on his US book …

Posted April 22nd, 2014

France Loses Its Grip

Y’all have sent me a couple of great articles about France’s travails. …

Posted April 2nd, 2014

The French Towel

And now for something completely different, from a French comedy duo. Don’t …

Posted March 15th, 2014

Why Learn French?

Linguist John McWhorter doesn’t see the point of studying French anymore. There …

Posted February 3rd, 2014

What Just Happened In France?

Big demonstration over the weekend. Look: Under a sea of fluttering pink …

Posted February 3rd, 2014

At Last, The French Hens Lay

  So, I spent most of today down on the bayou, working …

Posted January 31st, 2014