Want to practice understanding French people speaking English? Watch Philippe Stark on TED.
This is hilarious and clever at the same time :) Who is Phillppe Stark? A legend of modern design. He's known for his luxurious hotels and boites around the world -- notably the Peninsula Hotel restaurant in Hong Kong, the Teatron in Mexico, the Hotel Delano in Miami, the Mondrian in Los Angeles, the Asia de Cuba restaurant in New York -- designing the total environment from layout to furniture to linens.
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