How did it end?

Today, I’d like to take a look at developments in things we’ve discussed in the past. Often, when journalist write an alarmist article about an upcoming event which then passes without a hint of the chaos that was predicted, it’s hushed up. Journalists and analysts seldom write ‘I was wrong’. I think they should. It […]

Choosing a new Napolitano

President Giorgio Napolitano of Italy is stepping down because he’s old and frail, and now they have to pick a new one (probably in about two weeks). When he was reelected two years ago, Napolitano was already old and frail, but there was no-one else the joint houses of parliament could agree on. As the […]