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Carla Bruni-Sarkozy and Gerard Depardieu to host Hospices de Beaune

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  1. With a bit of luck Depardieu will not drink it all before the auction.

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      1. re: Maximilien

        or at least have a toliet very nearby..

        1. re: Maximilien

          Good one, Maximilien. But he did create some amazing characters:
          Vatel, Martin Guerre, Rodin (Camille Claudel).

          1. re: Maximilien

            Here is how he is described on a French web site:

            Gérard Depardieu est un acteur français aimant le bon vin, et même le mauvais, une fois que le bon est fini.

            1. re: bclevy

              I don't know that I have the translation exactly right, but that's pretty funny right there.

              1. re: bclevy

                Oh my. Looks like Maximilien is on to something.