http://www.tumblr.com/audio_file/isomorphismes/4499390682/tumblr_ljatofC8xL1qc38e9?plead=please-dont-download-this-or-our-lawyers-wont-let-us-host-audio

This is really f__king interesting.

Why is French wine so good? The answer boils down to 17th century British tax & tariff policies. The taxes were, in turn, a response to the military threat France posed, as a nearby enemy four times the size of Britain.

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