Tag Archives: KansasCity

They don’t do dreadlocks

Sometimes, you go to the hairdresser and you tell me “do what you want, I trust you Joe” (because he’s called Joe) Sometimes it’s nice, you’re glad. Some other times, you just hate Joe, you could killed him simply with … Continue reading

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I don’t

I got used to some cultural shocks. Not to all of them though. For example, I still don’t get this “getting married” thing. On my first day of class, some girl asked my 18 year old roommate: “What did you … Continue reading

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Did you just call me fat?

I got my daily Groupon email. Yeah, booh, booh, capitalism, consumption society, holala! Well. For those of you who don’t know about Groupon, basically, it is a great website on which you can buy stuff or service at a really … Continue reading

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The French Girl and the Black Friday

I had my first Black Friday. Finally! Oh and believe me, you want to watch the video at the end of this post! So, I had heard horrible things about Black Friday. People fighting, people being injured etc. Oh my!, … Continue reading

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KC without a car… en FRANCAIS !

En bonne française qui se respecte, vous pouvez vous imaginer que je n’ai pas le permis. Je viens d’une grande ville pleine de TCL tout partout (hum… atoubus), le permis c’est cher, puis on le passe au moins deux fois, … Continue reading

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