07/14/2011 03:54 pm ET Updated Sep 13, 2011

Bastille Day 2011: The Funniest Someecards (PICTURES)

For those of us who tuned out during 12th grade history, Bastille Day is a French National Holiday celebrated every year on July 14 to commemorate the storming of The Bastille in 1789 -- an event that significantly curtailed the power of the French monarchy and paved the way for the First Republic of France in 1792.

But leave it to the folks over at Someecards to transform the cause célèbre into snarky commentary on contemporary French culture and Anglo-French relations. We selected some of our favorite Bastille Day cards below. Vote for your favorite and find more send-able hilarity on