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  1. cesar awards
    French Actress Dons Donkey Costume, Strips Nude in César Awards DemonstrationCorinne Masiero protested pandemic closures during Friday’s ceremony.
  2. movie review
    Think of Netflix’s Sentinelle As John Wick on the RivieraDon’t let this hidden Netflix action gem slip through the cracks this weekend.
  3. art
    See Jean Jullien’s Escapist Paintings From the French CountrysideThe artist’s diary of his family in lockdown, watching the spring arrive.
  4. coronavirus
    The Louvre Reopens After 3 Day Closure Amidst Growing Concerns About CoronavirusWe’ll hang it in the Louvre… with our complimentary small bottles of hand sanitizer.
  5. lawsuits
    Michael Jackson Fan Groups are Suing over Finding NeverlandThree groups are suing Jackson’s accusers in France for €1 each.
  6. late capitalism
    Let Them Do Molly! Versailles Is Holding a RaveVIP tickets to “Versailles Électro” will feature free champagne and an unlimited buffet.
  7. 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?
  8. 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.
  9. 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 […]
  10. trailer mix
    Grab Your Vape, Chef’s Table: France Is on NetflixBonjour!
  11. 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 […]
  12. 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 […]
  13. cameos
    Fiona Apple Was on a French Superhero ShowCan you tell what’s happening?
  14. 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, […]
  15. international relations
    Gerard Depardieu’s New Russian Passport Comes With Free Russian Apartment And a nice, flat income tax.
  16. heckling
    Madonna Got Called Some Mean Names in French Last NightLike “slut.”
  17. politics
    Kanye and Jay-Z Are Soundtracking French Campaign Ads NowAnd yes, “Paris” is the song.
  18. 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 […]
  19. clickables
    Hear Maya Rudolph and Kristen Wiig’s Pitch for a Homeless Fart MovieIt also seems like Maya Rudolph speaks a little French.
  20. break-ins
    One More Art Theft and We’ve Got a TrendThieves in Marseilles stole a Picasso lithograph and four paintings from a collector.
  21. 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.
  22. right-click
    Watch Phoenix Rock a Parisian Tour BusThe band took to the streets of Paris, and the results are soooo pretty.
  23. 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.