After they presented their letter to Deputy Consul Henry, a reporter asked our Principal, Thabiti Brown, "Shouldn't students be in class?" He replied, in true Expeditionary Learning fashion: "This is class."
Its seventeen folio volumes of text, published between 1751 and 1765, purport to assemble and update all fields of human endeavor. The most distinguished scientists and theorists of the age contributed, and Diderot himself wrote thousands of articles.
The number one secret to embodying a French woman's beauty is to be tall and thin. But not too tall and too thin. Somewhere between a size 4 and a size 6 will do. If you are anything more than this than don't leave the house under any circumstances. At least you get to wear comfortable footwear.
Living in the information-saturated world that we live in, it is much more of a choice. The choice where to put my focus, my energy, my attention, when there are so many things to think about and do and get accomplished.
Herve Van Der Straeten is not your average furniture designer. Unlike many whose designs are produced in big quantities in factories in the Far East, Herve mostly designs unique one-off pieces or in very small quantities which he manufactures himself.
Any man who claims to know everything about shoes does not know anything unless he is familiar with Pierre Corthay -- the man and the shoe label. Here he Pierre talks about shoes, of course, and what men should never ever wear.
They say that those who fight the hardest are those who are the most alike, so perhaps it shouldn't have surprised me that when it comes to parenting, the English and the French have quite a bit in common.
Having survived the harsh conditions of the desert and peacefully and coexisting alongside the local populations for centuries, the current political instability and its consequences is yet another stress to this elephant population, already at the limit of its endurance.