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Philosophy bad boy Friedrich Nietzsche is a surpise Joey Barton fan... and here are the tweets to prove it

Philosophy bad boy Friedrich Nietzsche is attempting to show fans his softer side – by tweeting quotes from footballer Joey Barton.

The former Manchester City and Rangers ace may seem like a surprising hero for Nietzsche, currently serving a 13-month ban from all thought about the fundamental nature of knowledge, existence and reality after betting on the outcome of a Fyodor Dostoevsky essay. 191 more words


Letter from Marseilles, France

Millenials often seem to express the fear of “peaking too soon” (like in High School, who needs that?!) and well, when Henry Miller found himself in the south of France in 1938, and was, in years, well beyond his prime and peak (almost wrote prick there– Freudian slips abound when you’re trying to be serious about this guy), he seemed to be worried about having peaked at a moment that all of Europe was mobilizing due to the war. 756 more words


Get this from a library! A brief journal of what passed in the city of Marseilles, while it was afflicted with the plague, in the year 1720 : extracted from the A brief Journal of what passed in the City of Marseilles, while it was afflicted with the Plague, in the Year 1720 on Amazon. 439 more words


New documentary "Twarab Stories from Marseille" available on DVD

We are very happy to announce that the documentary film which was realised as part of our research project is available on DVD (French version only!): 75 more words


Retro Shirt Reviews #3

In today’s Retro Shirt Review we feature this saucy green and white Reebok affair of unknown club or year, but the sponsor suggests a German lower-league/amatuer origin. 668 more words


Marseilles Orders Evacuations As Illinois River Floods

CHICAGO (CBS) — Officials in the city of Marseilles, in LaSalle County, have ordered mandatory evacuations for dozens of homes, as the Illinois River continues to flood in the wake of heavy storms over the past couple days. 289 more words


Black Movies You Haven't Watched (But Are Worth Looking At)

Some of these movies, I haven’t  seen because they are hard to find, or didn’t get a wide enough release. Some of them I’m only just hearing about.  743 more words