Lorenzo & his humble friends

The fool doth think he is wise, but the wise man knows himself to be a fool

They’re talking about us

Here’s a funny and somehow instructive fact about why it is so hard to push forward welfare reforms: when in the US politicians talk about taxing the richest 1%, about 20% of the population thinks they’re talking about them. I do not have the source, but it sounds reasonable enough, and it would explain a lot of things.

Oh, shit that’s not good – again

Here’s what I already wrote about Lance Armstrong. Tonight and tomorrow, from 9 to 10:30 p.m. ET/PT, I will try to watch his interview with Oprah Winfrey online here. Or maybe I will just go to sleep and watch the interview tomorrow on Italian TV.