Garbage Covers Italy's Historic Spanish District in Naples

Posted by Patrick James

Italy Trash
We've all heard the saying that under Mussolini, the trains ran on time. Snopes has since debunked that famous fascism excuse, but what was Il Duce's record on sanitation? It can't be much worse than Berlusconi's. As you can see from these photos, the historic Spanish district in Naples is currently littered with garbage. That means any aspiring Berlusconi apologist or future revisionist historian will need to hone his Photoshop skills in order to cast the country's current right wing leader as a boon to public works.