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  1. lawsuits
    Michael Jackson Fan Groups are Suing over Finding NeverlandThree groups are suing Jackson’s accusers in France for €1 each.
  2. late capitalism
    Let Them Do Molly! Versailles Is Holding a RaveVIP tickets to “Versailles Électro” will feature free champagne and an unlimited buffet.
  3. the industry
    France Offers Higher Subsidies for Movies That Hire More WomenAnd yes, there is a male executive who thinks it’s unnecessary. How did you guess?
  4. france
    The Marvelous Mrs. Maisel Is Shooting on Location in Paris — Amazon Money, Baby!Midge will be across the Atlantic in the season two premiere.
  5. John Oliver Warns French Voters: ‘Don’t Make the Same Mistake That We Did’Here’s a clip from last night’s Last Week Tonight, where John Oliver takes a closer look at the upcoming French presidential election and the […]
  6. trailer mix
    Grab Your Vape, Chef’s Table: France Is on NetflixBonjour!
  7. Gad Elmaleh Takes AmericaUnless you’re a French speaker, odds are very low that you have heard Gad Elmaleh’s standup. However, he is very well known among at least five […]
  8. Former ‘Onion’ Editor on the ‘Charlie Hebdo’ Attack: ‘We Cannot Police Our […]“They cannot kill everyone who disagrees with them. There are not enough bullets in the world for that. The most responsible thing we can do is […]
  9. cameos
    Fiona Apple Was on a French Superhero ShowCan you tell what’s happening?
  10. An English Comedian in ParisI do standup because I love comedy. Yes, I enjoy making people laugh and nothing beats the rush of being on stage in front of a great audience, […]
  11. international relations
    Gerard Depardieu’s New Russian Passport Comes With Free Russian Apartment And a nice, flat income tax.
  12. heckling
    Madonna Got Called Some Mean Names in French Last NightLike “slut.”
  13. politics
    Kanye and Jay-Z Are Soundtracking French Campaign Ads NowAnd yes, “Paris” is the song.
  14. Coluche: The Tragic Arc of France’s Boundary-Pushing Comic ConscienceC’est moche, c’est sale, c’est dans le vent: it’s ugly, it’s dirty, it’s going to happen. It’s difficult for me to stand by this translation […]
  15. clickables
    Hear Maya Rudolph and Kristen Wiig’s Pitch for a Homeless Fart MovieIt also seems like Maya Rudolph speaks a little French.
  16. break-ins
    One More Art Theft and We’ve Got a TrendThieves in Marseilles stole a Picasso lithograph and four paintings from a collector.
  17. cannes 2010
    Cannes Roundup: A Lukewarm Reception for Robin Hood, Lindsay Lohan’s Porno Movie Finds a DistributorPlus: You won’t believe what Jeffrey Wells found in a French bathroom stall.
  18. right-click
    Watch Phoenix Rock a Parisian Tour BusThe band took to the streets of Paris, and the results are soooo pretty.
  19. apropos of nothing
    The French: Truly Our Intellectual SuperiorsHot Rod, the recent stinker from Andy Samberg, is a flop, domestically having grossed just $13.5 million since its August 3 release. But overseas it did even worse, pulling in just $636 in France.