In response to:

Is Sicily the California of Italy, or Is California the Sicily of the United States?

Pamela166 Wrote: Jul 26, 2012 12:31 AM
Dunce, California owe for goods and services and has been slow paying. Moonbean Brown is no help, His first time in office, he spent the state into a DEEP hole and then the democrats were STUpID enough to elect him again years later.

Considering the spectacular incompetence of the Italian government, I’m not surprised that the Italian people take extraordinary steps to protect their income from the tax police.

But I have a hard time cheering their actions, since they routinely vote for corrupt politicians and also seek to mooch off the government that they don’t want to pay for.

Sicily is a useful example. Here are key passages from a New York Times report.

…one region in particular has been...

Related Tags: California