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Friday, April 07, 2006

The Italians and us

Often when I'd watch Italian films as a kid -- Fellini's "Amarcord" comes to mind immediately -- I'd find the similarities between Italians and Indians rather striking -- specifically in the endearing goofiness with which many of the characters behaved. Well, here's a sweet little flash presentation on why Italians are different from other Europeans. Seems familiar, doesn't it?

Frankly, there's something to be said for unrulyness and eccentricity -- how boring the world would be without them.

(Link via email from JAP.)
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