Italy

Lance Armstrong and the Giro d’Italia

21 May 2009 15:34

Among the plethora of things I hold against Lance Armstrong is the way that his story – no matter how…

Italian Jobs for British Workers

6 February 2009 12:25

I’m indebted to Justin at Chicken Yoghurt for alerting me to this article from La Repubblica: “PORTO VIRO (Rovigo) –…

Those Unemotional Italians…

7 May 2008 18:51

Milan beat Inter 2-1* and, well, just watch the rest of it yourself. Great stuff. Thank you to Tiziano Crudeli……

Italy: Screwed-up but not as screwed as you think

22 April 2008 2:07

Matt Yglesias writes: For such a nice country, Italy’s politics seem weirdly screwed up. There’s the famous instability of the…

Italy Update

10 April 2008 13:31

I’ve missed Silvio Berlusconi and suspect you have too. Sure, I wouldn’t want him running my country but it seems…

In Search of the Perfect Pie

26 November 2007 21:11

As any newcomer to DC must, Megan McArdle bemoans the relative lack of decent pizza in Washington: To a lifelong…

A Nation Dares to Dream

17 November 2007 5:01

‘Scots, wha hae wi’ Wallace bled, Scots, wham Bruce has aften led, Welcome tae your gory bed, Or tae Victorie!…

But at least the trains ran on time…

29 October 2007 18:06

Megan on the horrors of travelling in the United States these days: You know, I never really understood why making…