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Video: Hilarious Spoof of Arsene Wenger Singing 'Je Ne Regrette Rien'

Comedian Jim Daly has turned Arsenal's less-than-funny season into a funny parody of Edith Piaf's "Je Ne Regrette Rien." "Arsene Wenger " sings the song while leaning on classic Wenger -isms such as lamenting injuries, praising Arsenal's style of play and lamenting decisions that went against Arsenal. [101 Great Goals] Read more World Football news on

Arsenal fan impersonates Arsene Wenger with a rendition of Edith Piaf’s ‘Je Ne Regrette Rien’

Internet funnyman  Jim Daly has produced a send-up video poking fun at Arsene Wenger’s notorious stubbornness. Daly impersonates Wenger singing Edith Piaf’s ‘Je Ne Regrette Rien’, donning a (white?) wig, and later a marine’s shirt and glass of wine prop. Making light of  (the perception of) Wenger’sinsistence on pretty football over trophies, Daly shows Wenger at [...]

Trailer Features Nicole Kidman as Grace Kelly in ‘Grace of Monaco’

Olivier Dahan last directed La Vie en Rose, the overwrought biopic that skipped between every traumatic moment of Edith Piaf’s… Read More

Globe Trotting: Up for $7.74M: the Former Estate of France's National Diva

Somewhere between Cannes and Nice, in France's Côte D'Azur, sits this five-acre plot once owned by Edith Piaf, France's world-renown, skinny-eyebrowed chanteuse, an icon probably best known for singing "La Vie en...

Edith Piaf: 50th anniversary of her death in 1963.

In 1963 I loved the Beatles because my parents did not; I loved Peter Paul and Mary, The Seekers and Mamas and Papas because protest-laden folk songs were very cool, and I adored Edith Piaf.Édith Piaf Gassion (1915 –1963) was born in Paris. Show More Summary

Childbirth, "I Only Fucked You As A Joke"

by Alex Balk If Edith Piaf were alive today she would be touring the country singing this song and only this song each night live for four hours straight before shooting a perfectly-formed arc of spit out at the front row and then storming off the stage. Show More Summary

Memories and melodies of Edith Piaf fill the Paris air

10 months agoArts : Artdaily

It's 50 years since she died and Paris still feels a bit more like Paris with Edith Piaf playing in the background. It was hard not to hear that unmistakeable sound on Thursday as radio stations marked the anniversary by playing herShow More Summary

First sight of Nicole Kidman as Grace Kelly - video

Opulence of Monaco in 1962 recreated by director who made Edith Piaf film, La Vie En Rose Video LAST UPDATED AT 16:35 ON Mon 16 Sep 2013 AT LAST, a trailer offers a glimpse of Nicole Kidman's much-anticipated turn as Grace Kelly in Grace...Show More Summary

Susan Michals: Henri, Le Chat Noir Talks Edith Piaf, Grey Gardens and Hollywood

There are those who embrace fame, and others who are simply repelled by it. Henri, Le Chat Noir, seems to have perfectly straddled both.

Katherine Brodsky: Musée d'Edith Piaf - A Hidden Museum

Edith Piaf is no doubt one of France's greatest "gifts," with her magical voice and presence. There are few who haven't heard and fallen in love with songs like "La Vie en Rose" and "Non, je ne regrette rien." She is most certainly one-of-a-kind.

Singer Who Penned For Edith Piaf Dies At 79

PARIS -- Georges Moustaki, an Egyptian-born composer, singer and poet who wrote songs for Edith Piaf and other French stars, has died at age 79....

Actress Ruth Madoc and director Pia Furtado on the Welsh icon Dorothy Squires

A new play about Wales' answer to Edith Piaf opened last week at Sherman Cymru and has so far received standing ovations from audiences.

Lew Whittington: Time Travelers in Philly

Jarboe appears regularly around Philly in performance as Edith Piaf and then there are those James Bond sex parodies by the Beardeds at the Wilma Theater. The Ladies are not only talented singers and comic actors, they put political satire back in cabaret.

Review: Edith Piaf Onstage (Skylight Music Theatre)

Edith Piaf comes to life onstage through the multi-faceted talents of Milwaukee veteran performer Leslie Fitzwater, who wrote and performs in this one actor show. Director Jim Butchart has kept the staging simple, and the 4-piece band supports Fitzwater's captivating vocals throughout the evening. (read more...)

Oscar-Worthy: An Exclusive Interview with Marion Cotillard

The first time most Americans discovered French actress Marion Cotillard was when she played Edith Piaf in La Vie en Rose, a performance that took her all the way to Oscar night where she won the Oscar, making her the first French actress to do so in nearly 50 years. Show More Summary

Shamira Muhammad: Where Paris Parties

2 years agoNews : Huffington Post

Paris gets down. Everything from Brazilian funk, jazz, hip-hop and R&B can be grooved to, along with your more traditional Edith Piaf. If you'll be headed to Paris for the holidays, try hitting up some of these spots.

Links: Beyoncé is ready for the Super Bowl

? Beyoncé confirmed her Super Bowl XLVII half-time performance … via Tumblr! Rickey ? Wait. Wait. Does Lindsay Lohan actually look good in these new pictures? Evil Beet ? Lady Gaga purchased singer Edith Piaf’s songs, clothes and toenail clippings? PopCrush ? This is exactly what it would look like if Bigfoot had an emo [...]

Lady Gaga buys Edith Piaf’s toenail clippings

Lady Gaga buys Edith Piaf’s toenail clippings via What the What?! Wallpaper is the New Tapestry!!!!! (Perez Hamilton) ‘Catching Fire’ set photo: Jennifer Lawrence and cast filming Victory Tour (Hypable) Fake “Jake Gyllenhaal”...Show More Summary

Carolyn Burke: No Regrets - The Life of Edith Piaf

2 years agoMusic / Jazz : All About Jazz

No Regrets: The Life of Edith Piaf Carolyn Burke 304 Pages ISBN: 0307268012 Alfred A. Knopf 2011 In the 20th century, France produced two celebrities for which the New World has no equal: Serge Gainsbourg (1928-1991) was in international entertainment polymath who had his thumb in every media pie extant. Show More Summary

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