Monthly Archives: April 2012

Paris blogs

As one who loves Paris, I am embarrassed to find that not only did I come to the estimable anonsparis blog rather late, but I didn’t know until recently about another useful site called Paris Secret.  It’s essentially a portal … Continue reading

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God Save The King

HM The Queen is 85 this year.  She is so attuned to the demands of duty that she would perfectly understand it if it became known that the planning for the Accession proclamation, if not the Coronation of King Charles … Continue reading

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They happy few

World War II, as we all know, was a grim ordeal, a global storm which caused suffering and death for millions.  Yet, here and there in the corners of the battlefield, fortunate young people in their late teens and early … Continue reading

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Who is Mitt Romney?

As I am a foreigner, there’s a natural limit to what I can say about any US presidential elections.  This is true for billions of other people in the world.  But we feel we can at least ask a question … Continue reading

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