Monthly Archives: July 2012

Blame France

Narrator’s Voice is heard:  “Does this ever happen to you?” Queue photos of a woman carrying a grocery bag that breaks, a man having a car splash water on him, a couple having the doors to a theater shut in … Continue reading

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Fourth of July: for Lafayette

Me:  Hey France!!!  France!! I wave trying to get France’s attention. France:  Ah, bonjour.  It is the Américaine. Me:  Yes, it is the Américaine.  Why do you say that like you don’t know who I am? France lights a cigarette … Continue reading

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