About Francis Jammes, apropos of this poem. Also here is a good bio page. Bring your French dictionaries.

Words of one syllable Dept.

via lgf: the lowest of the low: Merde in France reports that the television station run by the Hizballah terror gang, Al Manar, is getting so popular in France that shows are now being broadcast in French.

Triple combo!

France, gay marriage, and death, all in one paragraph. And it holds together. Won’t wonders never cease? SteynOnCulture The other day in France a woman married a corpse. For some reason, this reminded me of Democratic Party primary voters and John Kerry. But others drew different conclusions. Because marrying a dead person is apparently entirely Continue reading Triple combo!