Tag: italy

November 30, 2006 / Text

Just because a plane flies to and from it, and you have a metal detector.. does not mean it is an airport. Or maybe it does. Either way Treviso “airport”, also known as a hotdog stand, had me laughing all the way to the gate..…

November 23, 2006 / Audio

Not the usual podjournalism as I’m on the road. This time coming to you from the riverside in Verona, Italy. The sun is setting and I talk about a little history of the city and I get into voter turnout numbers following yesterday’s Dutch elections.…

November 22, 2006 / Text

Two households, both alike in dignity, In fair Verona, where we lay our scene, From ancient grudge break to new mutiny, Where civil blood makes civil hands unclean. From forth the fatal loins of these two foes A pair of star-cross’d lovers take their life;…

November 21, 2006 / Text

My last night in Milano and one of those classic things that always happens to me happens to me. After wandering town all day long, and soaking in what my friend Alberto calls “typical Milanese environment”, ie: cloudy, rainy, busy, noisy; I made plans to…