When idol worship leads to desecration

An interesting article, despite several inaccuracies (see footnotes). English translation below. L'HISTOIRE DU JOUR | La délinquance par amour des vedettes ou quand l'adoration mène à la profanation. http://t.co/WzxzoXfQFe — franceinfo (@franceinfo) March 18, 2013 English translation When idol worship leads to desecration Claude François’* family is going to press charges for vandalism. Located atContinue reading “When idol worship leads to desecration”

Meanwhile, in London… Freddie Mercury

Is this Freddie Mercury's final resting place? Mystery of Queen legend's ashes could finally be solved – http://t.co/tMpqzL1dFN — Daily Mail Online (@MailOnline) February 25, 2013 http://www.kensalgreencemetery.com/ Update Freddie Mercury mystery: Plaque dedicated to Queen singer at cemetery goes missing http://t.co/u1v4SPhed1 — Daily Mirror (@DailyMirror) March 5, 2013

Serge Gainsbourg’s house

A vibrant street art homage Serge Gainsbourg (1928–1991) was one of France’s most notable singer/songwriters. The façade of his house—5 bis, rue de Verneuil—remains a vibrant graffiti hot spot 21 years after his death. He lived in the house from 1969 until his death in 1991. Gainsbourg is buried in Montparnasse cemetery. What’s inside In an exclusive interviewContinue reading “Serge Gainsbourg’s house”