Oh sure, with big ears, and the sort of leering eyes reserved for kiddy fiddlers, Serge might not be the classic definition of sex appeal.  But you, and the six thousand women he slept with in his glamorous life, would have to agree, there’s something about the man you just can’t resist.

We found this video on, grrrr, Youtube of Serge standing, smoking and whispering the words to “Ballade de Melody Nelson” and thought, “let us spread the sexy man love of Serge Gainsbourg to the uninitiated Americans.”  And so we will: