Young, Handsome, Suntanned and Camping

by
Abby Zimet

Move over, Michael Steele and Barbara Bush. The new Foot-In-The-Mouth Award goes to Italian Prime Minster Silvio Berlusconi, who told a German TV station that the 17,000 people left
homeless by Monday's earthquake "should see it like a weekend of camping."

 

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