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Sunday Not-Football Open Thread

Here’s a fancy table sconce lamp I saw in a North FL restaurant this weekend: We’re making French dip sandwiches from leftover Christmas prime rib. What are you up to? This space reserved for your ad.

Nico now offers a stellar 5-course tasting menu for $55

When Nico opened late last year I was blown away with Nicholas Delaroque’s modern take on French food. It garnered 3-1/2 stars for food and easily made the Top 100 list for restaurants I reviewed in 2014. I decided to return for an Update review because a  few months ago the chef switched his format […]

The 9-To-5 Grind Is Getting To This Pup Who Is Really Fighting To Stay Awake

We all have those days in which no matter how many cups of coffee we guzzle, there is simply no possible way our eyes will stay open. It seems as though Dirt the French bulldog is having one of those days. In the video above, the pooch tries his darndest to stay awake but fails in the most adorable of ways, drifting right back to sleep. Show More Summary

Pez Cantina opens with seafood, pozole, mezcal and lots of tacos

If you love ice cream, blue velvet cake (not kidding) and French macaron ice cream sandwiches, you probably memorized the directions to Bret Thompson's shop Milk a long time ago. You probably also know that the Patina-trained chef has been working on a Mexican restaurant for, well, a long...

Pez Cantina opens with seafood, pozole, mezcal and lots of tacos

If you love ice cream, blue velvet cake (not kidding) and French macaron ice cream sandwiches, you probably memorized the directions to Bret Thompson's shop Milk a long time ago. You probably also know that the Patina-trained chef has been working on a Mexican restaurant for, well, a long...

5 Things Rafael Nadal Must Accomplish to Have a Successful 2015 Season

Rafael Nadal’s career is at a tipping point. His reign at the top of the game is more tenuous than ever as injuries and other rising stars carve away at his aura. A ninth French Open crown served as the highlight to Nadal’s otherwise disappointing 2014. Show More Summary

Overnight Open Thread (20 Dec 2014)

Interesting read. A French soldier's view of US soldiers in Afghanistan. Everyone complains about the quality of 'the new guys.' Don't. The screw-ups of this modern generation are head and shoulders above the 'high-medium' of any past group. Including...

Kenneth Goldsmith: Poetry in a Newspaper

Meet the playful American poet Kenneth Goldsmith, who demonstrates how poetry is all around us -- you just need to open your eyes to it, the way Goldsmith does in this video. With the poem, 'French Writer Wins Nobel,' Kenneth Goldsmith...Show More Summary

Portraits from Ellis Island’s Abandoned Immigrant Hospital

last weekArts : Hyperallergic

The Ellis Island hospital, which treated 1.2 million immigrant patients between 1901 and its abandonment in 1954, is once again open to the public. In conjunction with the reopening, the French street artist JR has installed paste ups of archival photographs throughout the building that give a historic, human context to the decrepit space.

An Olive Oil Bar Has Opened In Brooklyn

We've got artisanal mayonnaise, fancy French mustard and now a bar dedicated to olive oil and its many applications. We Olive, a California transplant, landed in Boerum Hill recently, operating as part retail outlet and part cafe. The...Show More Summary

China Submits an Unexpected Contender and Surprises Even the Director

The French director Philippe Muyl didn't think the country would nominate a film by a foreigner, but he said the Chinese may want to send a message about being open to co-productions.

Sunday Night Open Thread

The day started off with me pouring hot water into coffee grounds in my French press, waiting five minutes and pouring it into my mug. Anyone notice a missing step there? I am happy to report the day got better, as the Steelers won, WVU basketball won, and now I am watching Marco Polo on [Read more...]

Gerard Depardieu opens up about eating lions on African trip

French acting legend Gerard Depardieu has revealed he ate two lions while on a trip to Africa.

French artist Sylvie Blocher opens exhibition at Mudam in Luxembourg

2 weeks agoArts : Artdaily

Since the early 1990s the French artist Sylvie Blocher has built up a body of video work that takes the human as its material ? one that is fragile and unpredictable but charged with extreme presence. She engages with a poetics of relation,...Show More Summary

This Sleek Bottle Opener Would Make A Great Present For Beer Snobs

Oh, you fancy. French designer José Cabrita's Ruban is a simplified bottle opener for all of your classy bottle popping needs. Designed for Contexte, Cabrita's opener is a sleek, slim stainless steel band with a fold on one end that does the trick. Show More Summary

60 Extremely Rare Vintage Cars Worth About $18 Million Found In A French Barn – Auction Is Next February

Every motorcar enthusiast or car collector dreams of opening a barn door to discover hoards of vintage cars parked neatly in row-upon-row. Well this dream just came true for a duo who stumbled upon not just a few, but 60 extremely rare vintage cars stored, rather haphazardly, in makeshift, cast-iron cages and underneath outbuildings. Show More Summary

French Premier Announces Long-Awaited Labor Reforms

Manuel Valls proposes to open up protected professions and make it easier for firms to lay off staff.

Legendary French Chef Joel Robuchon Opens New Restaurant at Ripe Old Age of 69

Robuchon already has 28 Michelin stars and hopes to snag a few more. Michelin star-spangled French chef Joel Robuchon has just opened a new restaurant in France's Bordeaux region, reports French news site The Local. The forty-seat La...Show More Summary

Talking to New York’s First, and Only, Mustard Sommelier

Pierette Huttner works at the new Maille store in Manhattan. This past weekend, venerated, centuries-old French mustard brand Maille opened its first stand-alone boutique in the U.S., on Manhattan's Upper West Side. Maille currentlyShow More Summary

Simplot CEO Speaks at ASTA CSS

The opening session of the American Seed Trade Association (ASTA) CSS and Seed Expo was highlighted by keynote speaker J.R. Simplot president and CEO Bill Whitacre. Since inventing the first viable frozen french fry the J.R. SimplotShow More Summary

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