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KILLING TIME WITH THE PRINCE OF PAINTERS

When my day’s work is done We can take in a jamboree, But I just wanna sit down by the fire With my love right here beside me. We’ve got time to kill, Catskill, Sweet by and by. We’ve got … Continue reading

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THE MEN WITH A THORN IN THEIR SIDE

”… about the boom in political satire in France. On that subject, you might remember how St├ęphane Guillon, Sarko’s imitator on France-Inter radio, upset the president with his impertinence.As predicted here, Sarkozy has just made it known that he wants … Continue reading

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Painting The Goldberg Variations

What Peter Paul Rubens was doing on canvas,J.S. Bach was realizing musically in the Baroque period. They were both devoted to ”contrapuntal” art forms where simultaneous ideas are cohabiting in equilibrium and somewhat equally. Or, at least equally present. Contrapuntal … Continue reading

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