Letter From Paris
Strauss-Kahn's libidinous fall from grace.
France's little big man gets his away on Libya to revive his shaky presidency.
Atheism was especially chic in 18th century Paris.
It was exactly 130 years ago this winter that Sarah Bernhardt made her long-awaited appearance in America.
The end of Funny Money?
The anti-socialist resistance -- or finding personal satisfaction in a job well done.
The perverse pleasure of non.
Today Mona Lisa is the ultimate in kitsch.
The French enjoyed it, as they must, without any of their hopes getting anywhere (they never do).
Concorde's end came not with a whimper but a tragic bang.