Make Italy Great Again? Probably Not

But some of the naysayers are crying in their beer Chianti. Italy edging towards Eurosceptic, populist government after two months of paralysis

Berlusconi has agreed to bow out, so that the Five Star Movement and the League can form a government. (He had to be gone for the League to agree.)

The League wants to ditch the euro as Italy’s currency and both parties have blamed Brussels for economic pain caused by austerity policies and for not doing enough to help with the migrant crisis in the Mediterranean.

Pulling out of the Euro can only be done by pulling out of the EU generally, and the bureaucrats (Mandarins?) in Brussels will fight that with everything they have.

And you though American politics were interesting…