16.05.2012 [Patch.com] - 1770 - Marie Antoinette, at age 14, married the future King Louis XVI of France, who was 15. 1866 - The US Congress authorized the first 5-cent piece to be minted. 1888 - The first demonstration of recording on a flat disc was demonstrated by Emile
01.02.2012 [Politico] - There hasn't been this much upper-class-twit obliviousness concentrated in one person since Marie Antoinette,” wrote a blogger at The Mahablog. “Disorganized postmodern neighborhoods! So they can't make it to the employment office because the layout is
27.04.2012 [TheaterMania.com] - By Andy Propst • Apr 27, 2012 • Boston American Repertory Theatre (ART) has announced its 2012-2013 season, which as previously announced will include the world premiere of David Adjmi's Marie Antoinette, scheduled to begin performances at the Loeb
02.05.2012 [Christian Science Monitor] - By Kara Bloomgarden-Smoke, Contributor / May 2, 2012 A screen shot of Barbara Murphy's Google Doodle entry of Marie Antoinette, which won first prize in the New York State competition. Online voting will help determine the national winner of the Doodle
30.04.2012 [NME.com] - Fact: Marina has said the record is inspired by Marilyn Monroe, Madonna and Marie Antoinette. 5 / 10 Ever since she began, Marina Diamandis has battled with the idea of what it means to be a female pop star. In 2009, she famously blogged about
Hi My Beautiful Doll faces.... I made this awesome costume with two looks in one! First is the Doll Face look, then the Marie Antoinette look...with just a few simple costume and... - 10.08.2011, YouTube
21.05.2012 [Daily Bhaskar] - Want to recreate the Marie Antoinette look? Well, now it is possible to have her looks, all thanks to Chanel. The brands latest collection “Cruise collection” showcased at Versailles earlier this week was a great success and was received better than
21.05.2012 [The Guardian Blogs (blog)] - By the time that Rousseau, in his Confessions, mentioned a princess who, on being told that the peasants had no bread, declared "let them eat brioche" (it wasn't Marie Antoinette and it wasn't cake), it was already established in French folklore as the
21.05.2012 [Columbia Daily Tribune] - Marie Antoinette Davis, 25, of Kansas City, two counts of failure to appear in court, $10000 bond. Rexel Allen Perkins, 31, of 1900 Prathersville Road, possession of a controlled substance, $4500 bond. Michael Barry Portell, 52, of the streets of
21.05.2012 [The Guardian] - It also brings to mind Hollyoaks, or, perhaps, an ad campaign for Hollyoaks that channels Sofia Coppola's Marie Antoinette. That the camerawork takes its cues from its leading man's sweaty jittering doesn't help, nor does the muffled
07.02.2012 [Public.fr] - Exclu Public : Marie-Antoinette (Bienvenue chez nous) : “J'ai su mettre à l'aise les autres candidats !” Dans Bienvenue chez nous, la nouvelle émission de TF1, des propriétaires de maisons d'hôtes se reçoivent et se notent tour à tour.
06.02.2012 [AllAfrica.com] - Africa has more than its fair share of modern-day Marie Antoinette; some already in reign, some in the making. Down South we have Grace Mugabe, the wife to Zimbabwe President Robert Mugabe. Behind her back, Zimbabweans call the First Lady Her
10.05.2012 [Yahoo! Philippines News] - Marie Antoinette is continuing to prove a source of fashion inspiration this season, with Australian actress Mia Wasikowska doing her best impression of the famed French queen in the latest Miu Miu video campaign. The technicolor pop art-influenced ad
10.02.2012 [Naharnet] - Sofia Coppola's "Marie-Antoinette" in 2005, with its candy-colored take on courtly life, followed the next year by "Da Vinci Code", have rekindled industry interest in France's rich web of historic settings, chief among them Versailles
03.02.2012 [Yahoo! Philippines News] - Nicolas Godin and JB Dunckel of Air (The Virgin Suicides, Marie Antoinette) were commissioned to compose an original soundtrack for the 14-minute silent film of the same name, created in 1902 by French pioneer filmmaker Georges Méliès.
01.05.2012 [The Forecaster] - By Amber Cronin Falmouth native Caroline Hewitt portrays artist Elisa in Portland Stage Company's production of "Marie Antoinette: The Color of Flesh." "Marie Antoinette: The Color of Flesh" opens Friday, May 4, at 7:30 pm at Portland Stage Company
09.02.2012 [Yahoo! Philippines News] - The story, based on a novel by Chantal Thomas, is told through the eyes of royal servant Sidonie, played by Lea Seydoux, who becomes a close confidante to Diane Kruger's Marie Antoinette. Though favored by the capricious queen, she cannot compete with
30.04.2012 [FrontPage Magazine] - On Friday, in yet another report tagged with the word “unexpected,” economic growth in the United States slowed to a 2.2 percent annual rate, well below economists' predictions of 2.5 percent. This anemic trend represents part of the weakest economic
10.05.2012 [WCSH-TV] - Portland Stage Company's latest production is "Marie Antoinette: The Color of Flesh." The play tells the story of the friendship of Marie Antoinette and Elisa, a social climbing young portrait painter. "Marie Antoinette: The Color of Flesh" will run at
10.02.2012 [Soompi] - Taecyeon tweeted, “This is where King Louis XVI and Marie Antoinette was beheaded by the guillotine. It's quite haunting, but interesting at the same time. By the way, it's very cold here,” and uploaded a photo of himself lying on the ground.
05.05.2012 [Press Herald] - By APRIL BOYLE Toss out the question, "What comes to mind when you hear the name Marie Antoinette?" and many will reply with the infamous line, "Let them eat cake." She has historically been portrayed as a frivolous woman, oblivious to the plight of
25.01.2012 [Baltimore Sun (blog)] - This 1762 opera enjoyed considerable popularity back in the day, so much so that it was performed in 1780 in the Theatre de la Reine, starring no less than Marie-Antoinette. That alone gives "Le Roi at le fermier" ("The King and the Farmer") abundant
17.05.2012 [Press Herald] - Tony Roach and Ellen Adair in “Marie Antoinette: The Color of Flesh,” which ends its run at Portland Stage Company this weekend. Mardie Weldon's “The Joy of a Good Cigar,” from “Smokin' Hot,” an exhibition of cigar-box art the Merrill Memorial Library
03.05.2012 [Press Herald] - It's a welcome homecoming for Maine native Caroline Hewitt, back in town as one of the stars in 'Marie Antoinette' at Portland Stage. By Bob Keyes firstname.lastname@example.org Caroline Hewitt knew exactly who to call for advice when she was cast in the role
27.01.2012 [NBC Bay Area] - Do average people really, really want a "Marie Antoinette gateau wig" enough to eat dozens of tacos? Does your mouth water for Taco Bell or Dunkin' Donuts? If so, it just might get you that extra cow in FarmVille. Plink announced today that it has
16.05.2012 [Community Advocate] - On this day in 1770, Marie Antoinette, the woman who was best known for the line “Let them eat cake” married Louis, the French dauphin. Their reign of greed and gluttony, summarized by Marie Antoinette's famous line, “Let them eat cake” when told of
03.05.2012 [Library Journal] - OK, while Marie Antoinette didn't really say these exact words to those cranky Parisians, she very well might have if she'd only had access to the cookbooks listed below. From basic guides that will help novice bakers complete their very first
29.01.2012 [Baristanet] - BY Lisa Davies | Sunday, Jan 29, 2012 8:00am | COMMENTS (1) Cake pops are not something I would usually recommend for dinner, but our house is full of birthdays in late January, hence the need for this Marie-Antoinette moment on a stick.
17.01.2012 [Times LIVE] - Marie Antoinette was extravagant, self-indulgent and arrogant, and to make up to her people for it, had her head cut off at the guillotine. Before meeting her fate, she was punished for her excessive frivolity when the revolutionaries stormed
18.05.2012 [U.S. News & World Report (blog)] - But, in addition to the decree in 1521 excommunicating Martin Luther that launched the Reformation, the Lux in Arcana display does includes documents like a short note Marie Antoinette wrote from prison just before she was executed;
08.02.2012 [BlissTree] - ... It seems our favorite starlets are trying to iron out some body issues by donning 18th century-style corset gowns (think Kirsten Dunst as Marie Antoinette) that make their waists appear smaller but leave the girls looking anything but smooth.
07.02.2012 [ABN Newswire (press release)] - “Maria Theresa chandeliers are named for the Empress Maria Theresa, the mother of Marie Antoinette. She first encountered the chandelier's elegance when she visited the court of Louis XIV in France, and after returning to her native Austria