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Why Are Cat Memes So Popular?

Even the most ardent dog lovers these days know that there are cat celebrities and memes. But no one knows why they are so popular. 887 more words

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Histoires ou Contes du Temps Passés

Histoires ou Contes du Temps Passés. Stories, or Tales of Once Upon a Time. In 1695 Perrault commissioned a scribe to copy, in beautiful handwriting, “Sleeping Beauty,” “Little Red Riding Hood,” “Bluebeard,” “Puss in Boots,” and “Toads and Diamonds.” The manuscript was entitled… 361 more words

Blue Fairy Book

Charles Perrault

Charles Perrault (1628-1703) A French author, public servant, and member of the Académie Française, (the official judges of what is and isn’t good French literature) where he took part in the famous Quarrel of the Ancients and Moderns, a debate among French authors and critics as to whether France under Louis XIV had reached a higher level of civilization than ancient Greece and Rome. 267 more words

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Gustave Dore: Illustrator of the Week

 To Hell with Him…

Gustave Dore

He is one of my favorites and also one of three artists who I enjoy immensely that would die on my birthday, 01/23. 69 more words

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