The Unlucky Paris Mascot: Some mascots end up at major US football franchises. Others bask in lucrative TV networks ad deals. Some, like the bizarrely still white mascot bear here, obviously overslept on ‘Prime Mascot Assignment Day’, and ended up tarring the Paris streets. I would have grabbed him as I jogged past, but think […]

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ACCORDIN’ TO HISTORY: How passionate must one have been to open an Accordion shop during WWII in Paris? One answer might be found by looking at closely looking at this photo. This shop, in the 14th, opened its doors in 1944, with Paris still under the horrid grip of Nazi occupation, and yet you assume […]

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