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Carmine Caputo è uno scrittore nato a Statte, la collina ridente alle spalle di Taranto, un venerdì alle ore 18: giusto in tempo per l'inizio del weekend. Visto che la collina non rideva più si è trasferito a Bologna nel 1994 dove si occupa di comunicazione, lo sguardo rivolto a oriente nella speranza di intravedere un riflesso sul mare.
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In English! In English!

In English! In English!

I think I’ve been a very lucky child for a lot of good reasons. One of these reasons, the one I want to talk about in this post, is that I attended my first English lesson when I was in primary school. They were afternoon  lessons, and they were not free, but we are talking...
Thank God we have a Bad Religion

Thank God we have a Bad Religion

There are musicians you like for their songwriting. there are others you prefer for their lyrics. You can love the way a band perform during a live show, or you can appreciate their political o cultural view, how they explain their ideas and their commitment in a interview. If you’re a lucky guy, all these...
What the crisis is

What the crisis is

If I should answer the question “Which are the causes of this economical crisis?”, I’d make it really simple, with an example. In these days 4 young women died in southern Italy while working in a factory hidden in a basement. Their jobs were under the table, no rights, no holidays, just 5 euros per...
The bald and the beautiful

The bald and the beautiful

She’s really beautiful, nobody can deny that. And problably she’s quite smart, too, if she’s been chosen among thousands of pretty girls. He will be the king of Great Bretain, and that’s still a good job, althoug a little depreciated in the last years. They got married, all the world watched their wedding, but… For...

No lunch for mr president

For the first time in the two countries history, an Italian prime minister won’t be invited to lunch during an official meeting next week. Nobody will take care of that here in Italy, but I think it is a sing, a bad sign. Obama doesn’t like Berlusconi, it is obviuos. How he could? But now...

Italian purgatory

Dear American friends, I humbly apologize for the shameful statement made by Berlusconi. You know, he’ s not just prime minister: he’s the punishment for our sins. I don’t know, maybe we are paying for the Christians persecutions by Romans, or for the medieval wars. Maybe he is the Italian people’s purgatory. For us, he’...