Month: November 2013

    The smile. The voice. The long, lean, androgynous body. The elegant look. The smart, if mournful lyrics, both poetic and realistic, a sharp contrast to the catchy tunes, a blend of rap, hip hop, electronic music and Latin rhythms.     Meet Stromae the 28-year Belgian-born artist who is taking Europe (and French Canada) by…

I worry about France. I really do.   I browsed the web today, and learned a few fascinating facts.    There was some sad news , like the kidnapping and murder of two French journalists by Al-[$#%&@]-Quaida in Mali.    There was some depressing news: Brittany (Western France) was hit harshly by the recession, and…