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The WBS2E8

2/2/2017
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The WB talks about France's political scandals, murder in iceland and solid hyrdogen

Duration: 01:44:24


The WBS2E6

1/20/2017
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The WB Team talk Norwegian school excursions, Le Pen's incomprehensible plan to operate a dual french currency, Facebook v Germany, virtual sailing and the future of automation.

Duration: 01:24:19


WB S2E4

1/13/2017
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The WB returns from an extended New Years break to talk maximum wages, the EU's plan to introduce robot kill switches, Trump (with added golden showers), the best gadgets from this year's tech pow-wow CES 2017 and ancient monoliths.

Duration: 01:30:20


The WBS2E3

12/19/2016
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The WBS2E3 by Paul

Duration: 01:34:21


The WB S2E2

12/9/2016
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The WB Team take a look at Europes political revolving door, tempt the trolls by talking about the Dunning Kruger effect (whereby incompetent people don't realize they are incompetent) and discuss some other stuff which they can't really remember now because there was a fair bit of drinking going on toward the end.

Duration: 01:08:17


The WB S2E1

12/1/2016
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The Weekly Baguette is back from its extended holiday with a new format, new guests and the same chaos

Duration: 01:20:51


The WB is on holiday

4/23/2016
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Sorry guys no podcast this week.

Duration: 00:01:08


The WB S1E27

4/8/2016
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The WB Team are joined by Australian journo and Paris local Sam to talk French connections to the Panama Papers, Air France dress codes and France's new prostitution law.

Duration: 01:13:57


The WB S1E26

4/1/2016
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The WB team talks emojicon(victs) after a Frenchman is given 6 months for texting a gun emoji, asks: why is Hollande? after his latest pointless weeze fails and discuss the rights and wrongs of imprisoning 8 year old children at airports.

Duration: 01:22:56


The WB S1E24

3/21/2016
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Dave and Paul are joined by photographer Rob to discuss student protests, ticket dodging on French trains and ask could Marine Le Pen do a Trump (and how big are her hands?)

Duration: 01:32:25


The WB S1E23

3/11/2016
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The WB team go down market (more than usual) as they ponder (but really, honestly don't condone) kids in carry on luggage, sex with dogs and demon dentists.

Duration: 00:48:54


The WB SE1E22

3/4/2016
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The WB team talk Brexit (and explain why it isn't really a thing), refugee relocation and straighten out the problem of bendy croissants.

Duration: 00:58:47


The WB S1E21

2/19/2016
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This week: did a dead French comedian set out the blueprint for Trump? France plans to make out-of-hours work emails illegal and an in-seine Olympic idea.

Duration: 00:49:18


The WB S1E20

2/12/2016
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Paul and Dave and Dave (the other one) ponder citizenship stripping after France edges closer to a new law enabling it to make citizens stateless, ask what price an ex-president? (€2 million a year for Sarkozy) and get down with the conspiracy theories in honor of the French govt's new anti-conspiracy initiative.

Duration: 01:32:05


The WB S1E19

2/5/2016
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Dave and Paul are joined by travel writer Nick Inman to discuss Sarkozy's bizzare cigarette rant, the terrorist threat to Lyon's swingers' scene, depressed chefs and the merits (or not) of a mystical approach to understanding France's culture and history.

Duration: 01:20:32


The WB S1E18

1/29/2016
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The WB is back (while the rest of France is on strike) to mull guns at Disneyland, review Sarkozy's new book, wave the interior minister goodbye and is joined by French food expert Rosa Jackson of Les Petits Farcis who explains the wonders of French markets and why there are so many burger joints in Paris.

Duration: 01:21:36


The WB S1E16

1/15/2016
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Dave and Paul talk kippas (not the fish), Life on Mars, ponder why France'sfootball league is so hopelessly uncompetitive and take a peak into the Bettencourt affair and its twisted history of secret tapes, night raids on journalist offices and political intrigue.

Duration: 01:22:16


The WB S1E15

1/8/2016
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The WB takes a look at the twisted route that has led one of France's wealthiest and most secretive families to a very public court case involving billion of dollars of art, tax dodging, infidelity and a woman who looks like a lion, calls out the govt. for posturing on stripping terrorists of their French citizenship and takes a look at the rise and rise of French Tech entrepreneurs.

Duration: 01:04:38


The WB S1E14

1/2/2016
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Paul and Dave cast an eye of the year that was in this episode recorded on Dec. 30 (sorry for the late upload New Years night took its toll)

Duration: 00:45:16


The WB S1E13

12/24/2015
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Paul and Dave get festive with a look at Christmas in France, the return of a fat man promising gifts (its Bernard Tapie) and a spoiler laden review of the new starwars - which comes at the end if you want to avoid it.

Duration: 01:43:21

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