Archive: April, 2014

3 HIGH-RANKING PARIS POLICE OFFICERS ACCUSED OF RAPE…

    No. 36 Quai des Orfèvres has different effects on different people. I, for example, feel secure that it exists. Others fear it. No. 36 Quai des Orfèvres is police headquarters here in Paris. In my true-crime book ‘Die in Paris’ about the French WW1 Serial Killer, Dr Marcel Petiot, I write about it […]

HOW NAPOLéON SOLD AMERICA TO THE AMERICANS …

  Tomorrow, April 30 is the 211th anniversary of the day that the French sold all of the central part of the United States of America to the Americans. Napoléon enthusiasts will remember (I am one) this and with just a pang of regret in their hearts and an ‘if only’ on their lips. On […]

FRANCE SAYS ‘NEIN’ TO AUCTION OF NAZI PARAPHERNALIA …

    On August 28, 1929 in Berlin a passport was issued to a man named Hermann Göring who was born on January 12, 1893, in the town of Rosenheim in Germany. This Hermann Göring lived in the Berlin district of Schöneberg at the time his passport was issued. He died on October 15, 1946 […]

MANUELA CANO … MAN KILLER … GETS 30 YEARS …

They called her The Black Widow. On Friday, April 18, Manuela Cano was sentenced to 30 years behind bars for the murder of her second, and as it turned out because she was caught, her last husband, Daniel Cano. “It’s true Mrs Gonzalez, black suits you so well!”  (In France a woman’s legal name remains […]

STRASBOURG … BEAUTIFUL … WONDERFUL …

  If you have reached this website and you are reading these words because you are looking for a place in France where you can spend your next vacation, look no further because it must be Strasbourg.  Strasbourg – the town of roads – strasse, street in German, and burg, the German for town or […]

IS PUTIN RECREATING THE SOVIET UNION …?

A few years ago – in those days of Perestroika and Glasnost (Restructuring and Openness) of the late 1980s and early 1990s when Mikhail Gorbachev was General Secretary of the Communist Party – there was talk of removing the embalmed body of Lenin, ‘father’ of the October 1917 Russian ‘Bolshevik’ Revolution from where it lies […]

Recital of French head of state … Récital hair colour that is …

  There are French who fear for France’s future if President François Gérard Georges Nicolas Hollande does not change his policies. I fear what will happen in France should the country run out of L’Oréal’s Récital Préférence black hair dye. I think that our Monsieur le Président must have the same worry, because if the […]

DIE IN PARIS

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