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Don't believe la hype: what French women are bragging about now - Daily Life

Don't believe la hype: what French women are bragging about now - Daily Life | FIATW (France Image Around The World) | Scoop.it

The French have many reasons to think that they're better than everyone else. Firstly, butter. Secondly, bread. To these two most obvious sources of national pride you could add a public transport system that works, state welfare and I suppose the Enlightenment was not too bad either...

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New French McDonald's Ads Use Amazing American Stereotypes

Last month, McDonald's France released the "Breads & America" line of sandwiches, which includes the Double Cornbread Barbeque, Grand Bagel Cheese, and the Double Shiny Bacon.
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First ever Canadian joins elite Académie Française, guardians of the French language

First ever Canadian joins elite Académie Française, guardians of the French language | FIATW (France Image Around The World) | Scoop.it

The Académie Française, the august body with responsibility for preserving the French language, Thursday appointed its first Canadian to its ranks.

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French cafe charges rude customers more - Telegraph

French cafe charges rude customers more - Telegraph | FIATW (France Image Around The World) | Scoop.it
As a cafe in Nice demands customers be polite, Anthony Peregrine asks whether this is acceptable in a country with a reputation for surly service
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Ooh, La La: The French Word for Sexting Is Textopornographie - TIME

Ooh, La La: The French Word for Sexting Is Textopornographie - TIME | FIATW (France Image Around The World) | Scoop.it
Ooh, La La: The French Word for Sexting Is Textopornographie
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It's time to do away with this “sexting” business, the French have decided. Not the actual act, of course. Just the word.
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Rick Steves: Fancy French restaurants are worth the splurge

Rick Steves: Fancy French restaurants are worth the splurge | FIATW (France Image Around The World) | Scoop.it
You're not just paying for the food -- it's a three-hour joyride for the senses -- as rich as visiting an art gallery and as stimulating as a good massage.
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