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French Legion of Honor

Legion of Honor Bestowed On D-Day Veteran

Kevin O'Donnell | Posted 08.12.2014 | World
Kevin O'Donnell

This particular production of Henry V is distinguished by the clarity of the Shakespearean language, solid acting, spectacular costumes and a production that seems to inhabit the Globe Theater on Navy Pier in Chicago.

Looking Back on the 70th D-Day Anniversary

Dorian de Wind | Posted 08.08.2014 | Impact
Dorian de Wind

The 70th anniversary of D-Day is now history -- and what a history! But the deeds of its heroes, the images of the celebration and our reflections on that historic day linger on.

Comic Artist Refuses France's Top Award

The Huffington Post | Sara Gates | Posted 01.02.2013 | Arts

Renowned comic book artist Jacques Tardi had a surprising response this week when he learned he was set to receive the Legion d’Honneur medal, Franc...

Dancin' on the Debt Ceiling

Randall | Posted 09.28.2011 | Comedy
Randall

What's worse?: paying the bills and what's owed to peeps of this country or being viewed worldwide as "bad creditors" and defaulting? Then, what? We get smacked with higher interests and yoda, yoda, yoda.

Wynton Marsalis Awarded French Legion of Honor in NYC

Jim Luce | Posted 05.25.2011 | New York
Jim Luce

Wynton Marsalis received France’s highest distinction last week in New York – the insignia of chevalier of the Legion of Honor, an honor that was ...