VIVE LES ROIS!

21 de diciembre de 2017 at 10:58

La France est un pays farouchement républicain et, noblesse oblige, le jour des Rois n’y est pas férié. Cependant, la France est aussi un pays (très) gourmand qui ne perd jamais la moindre occasion de manger quelque chose de bon. Le 6 janvier, c’est la galette des Rois; on y cache une fève, qui donne à qui la trouve le droit de

Have you ever been an April Fool?

3 de abril de 2017 at 10:55

april-fool

On 1 April in the United Kingdom the British celebrate April Fool’s Day. It’s a day when everyone plays practical jokes, rather like the “Day of the Innocents” in Spain on 28 December.  Everyone joins in and tells false stories in the hope that someone will really believe the story and so appear stupid.

 All major newspapers run false stories on this day and large companies even create and publish fake videos.  Here’s an example of a video that Virgin Atlantic made for April Fool’s day 2017. It will give you a clearer idea of what type of jokes I am taking about and how elaborate the stories are.