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We all know about the famous rivalry that exits between the two world’s superpower Germany and France for dominance. One contemporary question of the 19th or 18th people was that how the world look like in 20th centuries. So, the artists of these countries presented their postcards according their view how theContinue Reading

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It perfectly reflects the mood of the 70’s in France : President Pompidou has died, Giscard was elected because he represented YOUTH. It’s the time when majority was set at 18 and abortion was no longer legally punishable. It’s all about SEX. Not sex as passion, or sex that impliesContinue Reading

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“Mona Lisa” is not her name. The main topics the painting is Ayah Gherardini, a 24-year-old female, whose rich husband – and presumably adoring – was commissioned by Francesco Del Giocondo. This explains the less common title of this painting, La Gioconda. The name Mona Lisa (or Monna Lisa, asContinue Reading

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Films based on novels are by no means a rarity, but many people don’t realize that First Blood, the first film of the Rambo series, is one of them. Written by David Morrell in 1972, First Blood was generally very well received, and the film rights were sold that sameContinue Reading

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In July of 1518, 400 people of the city of Strasbourg, France spontaneously started dancing for one month. Dancing Plague of 1518 is one of the most bizarre incidents you’ll ever read about. It started with only one woman. Frau Troffea. It eventually grew to around 400 people who dancedContinue Reading