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Matthew Fraser

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Lives in Paris, former newspaper columnist, editor-in-chief of a national broadsheet, co-host of national television programme. Currently a university professor and butler to a bichon called Oscar. Author of five books, just published a memoir, Home Again in Paris: Oscar Leo and Me

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Fake news, needless to say, is a big problem. But what is it exactly? According to a recent poll, Americans don’t seem to know. As Politico reported, Americans “cannot even agree on the definition of ‘fake news’.”


The confusion doubtless can be explained by recklessness with which the term is batted about, often to describe very different things, usually as a rhetorical posture. When Donald...

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Home Again in Paris by Matthew Fraser
"Loved this book so much I didn't want it to finish. Feel in love with Oscar, Leo and Matthew, and with Paris all over again. It was so well written I felt I was there.
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"Loved this because its about Paris and dogs. If only the end wasn't so sad. "
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"I have traveled to Paris many times this summer on the pages of different books, but this book has to be my favourite.

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F. Scott Fitzgerald
“The best of America drifts to Paris. The American in Paris is the best American. It is more fun for an intelligent person to live in an intelligent country. France has the only two things toward which we drift as we grow older—intelligence and good manners.”
F. Scott Fitzgerald
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