DAME OF THRONES
A Saga of Sex and the French Empire, Part II
BEHIND THE THRONE
The British Courtesan Who Created an Emperor of France
The Let-Them-Eat-Cake Legacy of Emmanuel Macron
Macron’s boxcar load of belligerent responses to the disenfranchised is nothing new in France.
Get Out Your Sunglasses. Neon Just Returned From the 1980s.
Bella Hadid was photographed in New York City this week in a neon green vest. Insanely bright bicycle shorts are proliferating on Instagram. Somehow, neon has taken over fashion.
The Far Right Is Trying to Co-opt the Yellow Vests
The French protests have participants on the left and right, but splinter movements abroad draw more xenophobes and anti-government conspiracy theorists.
SANTA’S GOT A BRAND NEW BAG
The All-Time Craziest Christmas Horror Movie
Warning: Very, very NSFW.
ISIS Terror and Yellow Vests Feed French Conspiracy Theories
After the carnage in Strasbourg Tuesday night, Yellow Vest protesters suddenly found they were no longer in the media spotlight. Some claimed it was all a Macron plot.
LA NOUVELLE CUISINE
‘Eat The Rich’: Still a Popular Idea in French Uprisings
Once Emmanuel Macron was branded ‘the president of the rich,’ his credibility waned. Facing a popular revolt, he says he’s changed, but the French are skeptical.
The Paris Riots Strike Home, Giving Terrorists Opportunities
For several hours, vandals in yellow vests ruled the streets of Paris, including my street. Amid the chaos, jihadi terrorists are watching ... and waiting ...