Category Archives: France

#Macron used to be the darling of Davos, and Macron’s #France once was a darling of global #business

French voters wanted to believe, that Macron could rescue France …

European leaders wanted to believe, that Macron’s France could rescue Europe …

Global investors wanted to believe, that the Wunderkid could rescue the markets …

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Young World Rescuer not in Davos

Back to reality in Paris and orbi.

Don’t confuse Bay (or other things) watching, and ski monitoring (or no-show) …

RF – January the 23rd, 2019

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Happy New Year from #France with Love

With or without Brexit on one side of the Channel, and Yellow Vests on the other, let’s enjoy New Year’s eve with real food, not junk …

Happy New Year from oldschool France, with Love (of good life, good food, and good sense of humor, as long as they are acceptable to local standards …).

Renaud Favier – December 31st, 2018

#France back to the Stones Age w. the Yellow Vests ? #GiletsJaunes

Too bad the French can’t (and never could) understand English (neither the Brits), otherwise it would not have taken them 50 years to decide to try and abolish the privileges that they believed gone for more than two centuries, and evils no healthy, even French, brains can have sympathy for …

Sous les Stones, la plage ?

Renaud Favier – December 10th, 2018

#Paris #Fashion in a yellow mood ?

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Emmanuel Macron – Crédit : NordLittoral.fr

Some yellows are well known …

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Jean Lassalle – Crédit : LCP / Le Parisien

Some are more anonymous …

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To Yellow or not to Yellow ? Crédit : TV5 Monde Info

But many French are in a yellow mood, theses days …

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Mme Sigaut et un Gaulois en gilet jaune – Crédit : Medias-Presse Info

And the French fashion influences the rest of the world …

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The Trump – Credit : Sipa Press / L’Opinion

To yellow, or not to yellow ?

Paris, November 2018

Things are getting better in France, at least from a fashion viewpoint, aren’t they ?

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François Hollande – Crédit : Le Point

#Brexit What the f… is going on ?

“It’s hard to say …”, but may be quite funny to watch.

Thx Channel 4.

RF – Mid-October 2018

Cows and Boys

Be it (said) in English, or in French, (most) people love (eating) cows, and (more or less) righteously so.

In a (big) nutshell, and in French : https://www.franceinter.fr/emissions/grand-bien-vous-fasse/grand-bien-vous-fasse-28-septembre-2018

RF – October 1st, 2018

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Let’s fa(r)ce the (alternative) fact : #France is catholic

So it is (in French, “sottise”) !

Let them be (whatever they wanna be).

RF – September 2nd, 2018