Tag Archives: Bastille Day

Who Will Speak For The Mimes On Bastille Day?

I had to lift The House on the Hill’s ban on mimes today, Modern Philosophers, because the interns got all pouty about it. It’s not that I didn’t want them to have a Happy Bastille Day, but I just find … Continue reading

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Happy Bastille Day! A Rambling About First Love

Originally posted on The Return of the Modern Philosopher:
Bonjour, mes amis!  Happy Bastille Day!  While I know the French can be rather annoying, and they tend to judge us Modern Philosophers at they glare at us icily from beneath…

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Panicked French Citizens Cower From Bastille Day Fireworks

Originally posted on The Return of the Modern Philosopher:
Absolute panic broke out all over France tonight, Modern Philosophers, as French citizens ran for cover from what they believed to be an aerial bombardment. Streets quickly emptied.  Buildings were shuttered. …

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That Summer I Almost Hated Charles Dickens

With tomorrow being Bastille Day, Modern Philosophers, my mind can’t help but drift  back to that Summer when I started to hate Charles Dickens. It was the Summer before eighth grade.  Or was it the Summer after seventh grade?  It’s … Continue reading

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Monday Morning Coffee Club: 7/13/15

Happy Bastille Day Eve, Modern Philosophers! You’re probably not French, but if you’re at least French curious, it’s a good way to get your mind off the fact that it’s Monday. UGH! Summer has definitely arrived in Maine.  The last … Continue reading

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Panicked French Citizens Cower From Bastille Day Fireworks

Absolute panic broke out all over France tonight, Modern Philosophers, as French citizens ran for cover from what they believed to be an aerial bombardment. Streets quickly emptied.  Buildings were shuttered.  All of France seemingly rushed underground at the same … Continue reading

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Monday Morning Cafe Au Lait Club: Bastille Day 2014

Happy Bastille Day, Modern Philosophers! Oui, I have added a French vibe to the Monday Morning Coffee Club in honor of France’s big holiday.  I have left berets by the door for you to wear, we will be screening Jerry … Continue reading

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