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Friday, September 16, 2011

#284: 1977, The Ramones, Rockaway Beach

September 16, 2011

For visitors from this side of the pond, New York City and the island of Manhattan become kind of synonymous.   It is where all of the main tourist sites are, it tends to be where we, as tourists, stay -  and many of us don’t bother to  venture off the island at all, other than to […]

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French Presidential Elections 2012 Update: The Socialist Party Primary

September 16, 2011

Yesterday saw the first American style television debate between the six candidates vying for the Socialist Party nomination to win the right to challenge Nicolas Sarkozy in the French Presidential Election next year.  The candidate will be decided in early October, with the first round of the general election on 22 April 2012 and the second […]

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