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What is the fête du 14 juillet? July 14, 2007

Filed under: Date — eo @ 11:32 am

Well, the 14th of July, it’s the day of the capture of Bastille. In the French revolution they took the Bastille which means “a tower” and released like 10 prisoners. This marked the antimonarchy stuff which lead into some trouble at first and maybe even now. Whatever. Now you know why the French guys have been recently acting strange in the US (although they act that the whole year)…

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