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Intermission: Le Quatorze Juillet

Today is Le Quatorze Juillet, the French Fête Nationale, which celebrates and remembers the 1789 storming of the Bastille the 1790 Fête de la...

Today is Le Quatorze Juillet, the French Fête Nationale, which celebrates and remembers the 1789 storming of the Bastille the 1790 Fête de la Fédération, a celebration of national stability and unity held on the first anniversary of the 1789 storming of the Bastille at the outset of the French Revolution-take that, monarchy! Even though this story takes place a few years after the revolution, I think a little Les Mis is appropriate today.[youtube]http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=cOrrjzyuTdcThanks, Will.

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