HYPER-NATIONALISTIC BLONDES….Via Asymmetrical Information, I learn that the original Axis of Evil is falling apart at the seams. Just a few days after Italian prime minister Silvio Berlusconi compared a German member of the European Parliament to a Nazi prison guard, a minister in Berlusconi’s government has called Germans “hyper-nationalistic blondes” and accused them of being rowdy beach invaders.
German Chancellor Gerhard Schroeder reacted by cancelling his Italian summer holiday.
But here’s the best part: the minister in question, Stefano Stefani, is the tourism minister. I predict a sudden uptick in German holidays in sunny Spain this year….