Posts tagged "paris"

Russia Gives France A New Puppy To Replace Killed Beloved Police Dog

Russia is improving its relations with France by sending an Alsatian puppy to them named Dobrynya in a gesture of solidarity after the beloved Parisian police dog Diesel, a Belgian Shepherd, was…

Katrin Higher | November 21, 2015 - 3:30 pm

Brussels On High Terror Alert, Shuts Down Its Subway

After last week’s terrorist attacks in Paris, the threats to Belgium’s capital of Brussels has been raised due its housing of members of terror organizations connected to the attacks.

Katrin Higher | November 21, 2015 - 2:30 pm

Friendly Reminder: “Homegrown” Terrorists Have Killed Far More Americans Than “Muslim Extremists” Since 9/11

Hi! How are you doing this Wednesday morning? Get a good night’s rest? Watch a little news this morning? In which perhaps some people were debating whether or not we…

Robyn Pennacchia | November 18, 2015 - 1:00 pm

Eagles Of Death Metal Release First Statement Since Paris Attacks

Although bonded in grief with the victims, the fans, the families, the citizens of Paris, and all those affected by terrorism, we are proud to stand together, with our new

Amelia McDonell-Parry | November 18, 2015 - 12:30 pm

Don’t Worry, This Little French Boy Will Make You Feel Better

I’ve been spending the last few days reading essays that were published after 9/11, thinking about how deep the rift in my life is, between my childhood until September 11,

Rebecca Vipond Brink | November 17, 2015 - 11:00 am

Watch: SNL’s Cecily Strong Delivers Heartfelt Message For Paris In Opening Monologue

Cecily Strong delivered a seriously powerful and emotional opening to SNL last night, honoring the victims of the November 13th terrorist attacks in Paris.
Strong delivers her message in both…

Katrin Higher | November 15, 2015 - 4:00 pm

ISIS Claims Responsibility For Paris Terrorist Attacks, President Hollande Vows Retaliation

After Friday night’s terrorist attacks in Paris which left 128 dead and 200 injured, French president Francois Hollande vowed to retaliate with a “merciless” response to the deadliest attacks on…

Katrin Higher | November 14, 2015 - 10:28 am

Breaking News: At Least 140 Dead In Multiple Paris Attacks, Hostage Situation Over

This post is being updated as more information becomes available. Our thoughts and prayers are with everyone in Paris and the people of France. …

Amelia McDonell-Parry | November 13, 2015 - 5:25 pm

Paris To Remove Iconic Lovers’ Locks From Pont Des Arts Bridge

Love is dead. JK, but people may be if the estimated over 700,000 pad locks attached to the the bridge at the Pont des Arts in Paris aren’t removed stat,…

Katrin Higher | May 31, 2015 - 2:30 pm

“Paris/New York” Beautifully Integrates Two Of The World’s Greatest Cities

The Paris vs. New York debate has been (lazily) carrying on for decades, though in my humble opinion they’re too unique in their own ways to compare. This video by…

Claire Hannum | November 3, 2014 - 4:30 pm

Paris Says Chill Out With The Love Locks Because Selfies Are More Romantic

Paris is getting fed up couples placing padlocks on the Pont des Arts railing and tossing the keys into the river to demonstrate their undying love for each other. Romance…

Claire Hannum | August 15, 2014 - 9:30 am

A Fierce Spin On The Famous French Motto Spotted In Paris

Spotted in Paris: No doubt the work of a diehard member of the BeyHive, someone armed with a can of spray paint graffitied the side of a building with this…

Amelia McDonell-Parry | July 26, 2014 - 9:00 am

The Soapbox: Pharrell Curates Women As Objects In Parisian Art Show

Yoko Ono’s breasts, a model’s ass, and a vagina are front in center at an art show in Paris. It would be just another day in the art world if…

Lyneka Little | June 24, 2014 - 1:00 pm

I Want To Go To There: The Sparkling Turquoise Pool Hidden Underneath Paris

This serene scene isn’t a buried relic from the Roman Empire or a magical underground fairy beach (which was my first thought, honestly), it’s actually a reservoir buried under one…

Winona Dimeo-Ediger | May 30, 2014 - 2:00 pm

Kim Kardashian Takes Paris By Storm For Her Bachelorette

Kim Kardashian and 20 of her closest friends took over Paris last night for her bachelorette party. The ladies drove around in a party van, posing for pictures at…

Jessica Wakeman | May 23, 2014 - 11:00 am

Love It Or Leave It: Kristen Stewart’s Black, White, And Leather All Over

Kristen Stewart showed up at the Paris Haute Couture shows in this bold black and white ensemble, comprised of itty bitty leather shorts, a white boucle jacket, super smoky eyes,…

Winona Dimeo-Ediger | July 2, 2013 - 12:40 pm

This Is How Parisians Trim The Grass

In an effort to make Paris a greener city, this week, city officials introduced a group of two-foot-tall Bretton sheep to “eco-graze” their way through half an acre of park…

Ami Angelowicz | April 5, 2013 - 2:40 pm

Paris T-Shirt, Je T’Aime

I’m one of those totally undiscerning, overeager Francophiles who will gladly buy anything that even remotely reminds me of Paris, from a mug that says “Oui!” to a giant cocktail…

Winona Dimeo-Ediger | March 1, 2013 - 11:40 am

Pants Are Finally Legal For Women In Paris

French women are finally legally allowed to wear pants in Paris. Previously they would only allowed to do so while holding horse reins. [Guardian UK]
Five adult men…

Jessica Wakeman | February 4, 2013 - 5:20 pm

I’m Kvelling Over These Valentino Resort Dresses

Kvelling is a Yiddish term for being excessively thrilled with or excited about, and that pretty much sums up my feelings about Valentino’s current resort collection. It is unfathomable to…

Julie Gerstein | January 18, 2013 - 9:20 am
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