Articles Tagged with france

Playful Seal Commandeers Surfer’s Board

Every time Bertrand paddled out into the waves, the seal would appear.

A group of surfers in France were surprised recently when an attention seeking seal joined in with them, commandeering one of their boards and climbing all over them. According to the Daily Mail, a camera mounted on one of the boards caught the interaction, which took place in Lacanau, France. Bertrand Chaussade and his friends… Read more »

First Folio Of Shakespeare Works Discovered In France

First folios are rare, with only 233 accounted for.

First folios of Shakespeare’s plays are among the rarest books in the world, and now scholars have announced that a previously unknown copy has come to light in a small library in northern France. Containing 36 plays, nearly all of Shakespeare’s output, first folios are considered the only reliable original text for half of the… Read more »

Violent Clown Attacks Terrorize France, Causing Widespread Panic


As fake clowns cause fear and panic in France, police now have been placed on high alert as reported by the Guardian. The local newspaper, Daupiné Liberé, wrote, “These clowns aren’t funny anymore.” There is no humor in acts of violence. The evil clowns are committing crimes causing an increase in vigilante responses. This makes… Read more »

Angelina Jolie and Brad Pitt Finally Wed In Super-Secret Ceremony


Breaking News: It’s official! Angelina Jolie and Brad Pitt are married — like husband and wife — and only a few details have emerged of their super-secret nuptials. According to the Washington Post, the A-listed couple exchanged marital vows in France over the weekend. The exact location isn’t mentioned at this time, but sources say… Read more »

Lady Gaga Shows Off Her Beard At The Louvre

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Lady Gaga has never been afraid of a little androgyny. In fact, when she exploded onto the scene, she pretty much shrugged off rumors that she was a hermaphrodite. In fact, in an interview with Barbara Walters, Gaga simply mentioned that the rumor was false and went on to say she was more upset about… Read more »

Ban On Face Veils Is Upheld By European Court Of Human Rights

A woman wears a burqa and veil to cover her face in public.

France’s 2010 law banning burqas in public places has been upheld by the European Court of Human Rights (ECHR). Advocates in France claimed the prohibition of face veils in public encourages citizens to “live together.” According to the Guardian, the law not only bans the wearing of face veils, but also balaclavas and hoods. Essentially,… Read more »

Jewish Museum Shooting Suspect Captured With Weapons [VIDEO]

French authorities have detained a 29-year-old man named Mehdi Nemmouche who is believed to be connected to a shooting at the Jewish Museum in Brussels, Belgium on May 24. Nemmouche, a radicalized Islamist who recently spent a year in Syria (according to CNN), was detained after customs officials discovered both a Kalashnikov assault rifle and… Read more »

Julie Gayet Quiet On Rumored Promotion To First Lady Of France

Julie Gayet

Julie Gayet was probably hoping for fame and fortune when she embarked on a career as an actress, but maybe not like this. French President Francois Hollande confirmed last week that his relationship with former ‘first lady’ Valerie Trierweiler had come to an end, though quite how amicably has been left to speculation. The cause… Read more »

France Approves ‘Symbolic’ 75 Percent Tax Rate On The Rich

France's top tax rate

France is looking to its richest citizens and companies to help solve its massive deficit problem. On Sunday, France’s highest court gave the thumbs-up to a new law pushed by the country’s President Francois Hollande that hits incomes topping one million euros, or about $1.37 million, with a 75 percent tax rate. The new tax… Read more »

Europe’s Battle Over Immigration Rages: French Surrender At Mitrovica

Leonarda Dibrani Deported

The battle for Europe’s soul, much like that of America, is being waged over immigration. European nations are being flooded with immigrants by the millions, many of whom are poor, illiterate, unskilled and often unwilling to assimilate. They cluster in enclaves of their fellow immigrants and create miniature versions of everything they left behind. More… Read more »

Nurse Offers Mobile Breast Feeding For Gay Male Couples

Breastfeeding Nurse in Paris offers her services

A young French mother who also happens to be a nurse is offering her breast feeding services to gay male couples for $130 per day. The female, whose identity has not been revealed posted,a classifieds notice on a French website. In the ad, she offered her services only to gay male couples with a youngster… Read more »