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Mon seul rival international c’est Tintin!

On October 26, 2011, the Steven Spielberg film Les Aventures de Tintin: Le Secret de la Licorne (The Secret of the Unicorn) will be released in over 500 theaters in France. It isn’t an adaptation of just one Hergé book … Continue reading

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Vouloir, c’est pouvoir

On April 21, 1944, French women received the right to vote. Shocked that it took so long? Me too, but women in Switzerland had to wait until 1977 and those in the United Arab Emirates just got the vote in … Continue reading

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