Today is the French independance day, where they celebrate the overturn of the Bastille.
La Marianne represents the French Republic.
Past Mariannes include Brigitte Bardot in 1969, Catherine Deneuve in 1985 and Laetitia Casta in 2000.
This is Serge Gainsbourg's version of the French national anthem.
Song of the day.
Serge Gainsbourg - Aux Armes Et Caetera