Posts tagged ‘Italy’

March 7, 2014

Kid and Old Goat Fight over Female

by duncanr

escort200When a 70 yr old Italian man fancied a bit of skirt, he thought he’d be discreet and order an ‘escort’ from a different city.

When the two met up, however, the randy old goat found the ‘escort’ was his future daughter-in-law

Under the circumstances, he decided to bring the planned evening to a premature end without any hanky-panky, but . . .

read more »

February 21, 2014

But is it Art ?

by duncanr

Oops !

Oops !

A cleaner in Italy is in trouble after she mistook a pile of paper and cardboard, and some crumpled biscuits left lying on the floor of an art gallery as rubbish and threw the whole lot out

City marketing commissioner Antonio Maria Vasile said . . . “It’s clear the cleaning person did not realise she had thrown away two works and their value” (

Hhmm, I’m not so sure she made a mistake . . . perhaps she was more of an art critic than the commissioner gives her credit for.

I suspect many folk will agree with her opinion that this piece of ‘art’ was in fact a load of rubbish 😆

October 26, 2012

Italians All Shook Up

by duncanr

Southern Italy has been struck by a Magnitude 5 earthquake followed by at least 14 other tremors

One elderly man reportedly died of a heart-attack and a hospital in the small town of Mormanno was evacuated – amid some scenes of panic – when cracks appeared in the structure. (see

Hhmmm, if only Italy hadn’t just imprisoned all their earthquake scientists – – someone might have warned them about this one

Just saying !

October 22, 2008

Its Official!

by noseycow

Italian is now the official language of, um,  Italy, thanks to a recent vote in the Italian Parliament.

It was, however, opposed by 75 members of Parliament…

Tags: ,