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My other favorite CoCo

Last week, Conan did a great joke about the French during his monologue.  Thanks to older bro Alex for this video.  If you click the link below and go to about 4:19 you’ll see it. http://video.teamcoco.com/video/conan.jsp?cid=233011 I don’t care if … Continue reading

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French bureaucracy at its worst.

This morning (okay, this afternoon since I woke up at 1), I received a letter from the French health insurance office.  I FINALLY got my insurance card.  It has taken 7 months.  I mean really France? REALLY??!! Good thing I … Continue reading

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American Invasion

Today at school was a big day.  The American exchange students arrived.  And man, was it a big deal.  I am excited to meet them for obvious reasons, but the whole school was in a tizzy.  I got to the … Continue reading

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Fashion forward?

I think that one of the stereotypes of French people is that they tend to be very a la mode, very fashion forward.  I guess I have this impression from living in Paris and being among all of the fancy … Continue reading

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These are a few of my favorite things

As my time in France is quickly coming to a close, there are a few things here I know I will miss once I return stateside: 1. The fact that eating excessive amounts of cheese and bread and drinking excessive … Continue reading

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He’s out there.

My friend Sam just shared this amazing link with me and it is definitely blog worthy.  As a dedicated fan of the show Monster Quest and a believer in all things big foot (go ahead and judge), this is ground … Continue reading

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Socialism at its finest.

Thursday morning I woke up early before class because I was on a mission.  As some of you may know, in France if you do not earn enough money each month (aka me) you can apply for government assistance to … Continue reading

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