Aug 312007

(asked by Sculi from Citra, Florida) I knew this question was gonna be one of the very first. So let’s get it out of the way. Let’s start with the armpits. I’ll make it short: French women do shave their armpits! Pretty much 100% of French women under the age of 60 have hairless armpits. Actually, I have seen more hairy armpits in the US (I’m thinking about hippie girls here) than in France (where even hippie girls tend to [Read the rest]

Aug 272007

(asked by Emlyn from Liège, Belgium) That’s quite simple really. Most democracies have one of the following: -A President and a Vice-President.-A King and a Prime Minister.-A Chancellor and a President who is just a joke (barely the equivalent of a Speaker of the House) Let’s not talk about the latter because we don’t care about it (sorry about that Germany). We are now left with choosing between a King and Prime Minister or a President and Vice- President. Thing [Read the rest]