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Jul 20, 2017

Baron Haussmann Twitter is…not as hopping as I thought it might be.

Jul 20, 2017

@JBurchDC @realDonaldTrump Come on. You think he’s ever seen a Fox Searchlight release?

Jul 20, 2017

Anyway, I’m gonna play armchair @ggwash assigning editor here and look for the Trump/Haussmann take tomorrow.

Jul 20, 2017

I know not every developer is a 19th-century history buff, but a lot of developers know about Haussmann, right?

Jul 20, 2017

Also, Napoleon III didn’t design Paris. He appointed Haussmann to do a complete overhaul of the city, the Robert Moses of his time.

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