How did Louis de Funès appear in a Marvel movie?

It seems completely improbable and even downright impossible since the very first Marvel movie, Iron Man was released in 2008, 25 years after the death of the favorite French comic. And yet, yes, Louis De Funès did appear in a superhero film, Captain America: The Winter Soldier.You may have seen it and yet I’m pretty […]

How Edward Hopper tells a melancholy side of America

Edward Hopper has an impressive ability to draw us into everyday scenes, seemingly harmless, which tell a melancholic face of America. The painter, one of the best known American artists. has beautifully told the United States, especially New York, and more generally the loneliness of big cities. His most famous painting is undoubtedly Nighthawks. Three […]

Why a suitcase made tennis history

As the Australian Open, the first Grand Slam tournament of the year, kicked off on Monday January 16, find out why a leather suitcase has made tennis history. The story does not take place in Australia but in Boston, in the United States, in 1923. Two men are strolling in a street when the youngest […]

Utah, New York, Pennsylvania… Three different stories of America

America of the great outdoors, of the Mormons and the Amish. With its three million inhabitants, Utah is one of the least populated regions of the country, albeit Valley of Monuments, immortalized by The fantastic ride with John Wayne, and located on the border with Arizona, it is one of the most evocative American symbols.Utah, […]

giant tree, ice rink… How the city is transformed for the holidays

This is probably the best-known symbol of Christmas in New York: rockefeller’s central shaft in the heart of Midtown Manhattan, a must as the holidays approach. The characteristics of this tree, 2022 edition: 25 meters high, 15 meters wide and 14 tons. According to experts, she is between 85 and 90 years old. Under this […]

Why does Kylian Mbappé celebrate his goals with his arms crossed on his chest?

Kylian Mbappé’s celebration with his arms crossed on his chest and two thumbs up was born after a goal conceded. But not in the field! Not on PlayStation. He was playing FIFA against his little brother Ethan when planted a target, controller in hand. Mbappé junior then stood up in front of Kylian and improvised […]

behind the mythical “delicatessen”, the history of immigration to America

“Delicatessen”, more commonly called “delis”, there are all kinds in New York. From tiny grocery stores to the legendary Katz’s, they partially represent the history of New York and its immigration. Self by Katz it’s better known, it’s because of a movie, When Harry meets Sally, dating back to 1989. In this romantic comedy starring […]

5 government elections to watch during “midterms”

We know them, but less than the representatives or senators. Governors obviously have a central position on the local, and often national, political spectrum. More than two-thirds of the governors will be renewed during the mid-term elections to be held on Tuesday 8-36 November to be precise. Many presidents of the United States have previously […]

5 government elections to watch during “midterms”

We know them, but less than the representatives or senators. Governors obviously have a central position on the local, and often national, political spectrum. More than two-thirds of the governors will be renewed during the mid-term elections to be held on Tuesday 8-36 November to be precise. Many presidents of the United States have previously […]