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Posted on February 27 2013
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Beppe Grillo: Clown prince of Italian politics
Italian voters may finally be losing their appetite for Silvio Berlusconi's off-color "jokes," but if the rise of Beppe Grillo is any indication, there's still more than enough room in Italian politics for another showman.
Beppe Grillo's Blog
Beppe Grillo talking live to La Cosa: "I'm here on the settee at home. They've made me lie down. They don't want me to have any upsets. They've covered me up with one of those checkered rugs ...
Grillonomics: the ideas behind the Italy's no.1 political party
Beppe Grillo and his Five Star Movement have emerged as the single largest party in Italy's elections held 24-25 February. But what do we know of his policies? Here's a recent analysis by economist...
Italy's left loses the popularity contest again
It's not every day that Corriere della Sera, the historic mouthpiece of Italian capitalism, quotes Mao Zedong. On Monday, sensing the chaotic scenario that now transpires from the official results ...