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Satire, Graffiti and Talking Statues

Political satire is once again front and center in Italy. Beppe Grillo, a political comedian recently won 25% of the current Italian election for his 5 Star Movement. This is …

Legends of the Trevi Fountain

When looking for origins, it’s sometimes good to start with the name. Since the 18th century, Trevi has been considered a corruption of  the “Tre Vie” or “Trivium” in Latin, …