Saturday, May 24, 2008

Île Seguin


Polly-vous français? has a nice post on the Île Seguin, once the site of a Renault plant. Aficionados of May '68 will recall Sartre's famous barrelhead harangue at the factory gates.

For another angle in a copyrighted photo, see here.

Obsessives

It's no surprise that the French aren't working or earning more, according to The New York Times. All their time is consumed by two obsessions, Sarkozy and May '68.

N'importe quoi.