top I am not amused!

The Pope’s aversion to French letters.

top Same Old Tunes

On the Nobel Prize for Occasional Peace…

top A Vassal's Loyalty

Angela Merkel – Germany’s model-student

top Apocalypse II

Every human being has the inherent right to life!

top European Countdown

2nd version of "Europe Growing Fast".
Paraphrase of the ancient legend of Europa and the Bull: The dilemma of the European Union…

top Do you see the Moon over Soho?

Paraphrase of Bertolt Brecht's "The Threepenny Opera", here starring the American actress Gabourey "Gabby" Sidibe.

top The Firebird

The Firebird (1910) is a ballet by Igor Stravinsky based on Russian folk tales of the magical glowing bird of the same name that is both a blessing and a curse to its captor.

top Storming of the Bastille

Arrogant capitalism - a source of exploitation and oppression.

top Back to Modesty

Schaeffler battles breakup amid Continental debt woes.

top Homage to Carla B.

Carla Bruni - First Lady of France.