Month: January 2013

This story was originally published in 2013. It has been updated. A few days ago, an article on the French site of the Huffington Post caught my eye: “Burger King opens in Marseilles with a roar…” The fast foot power house had left France in 1997, defeated by its two main competitors, McDonald’s and Quick.…

This story was first published in January 2013. It has been updated.  La concierge aux lunettes – The concierge with glasses Robert Doisneau, 1945 Last week, Junior’s grandma, Mutti, sent me a little note to thank me once again for her Seattle vacation during the Holidays. The message was written on a postcard, and when I…