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La storia in un elenco telefonico

Correva l’anno 1946, quando ci fu un’importante svolta nella storia d’Italia. Fu l’anno del referendum in cui i cittadini votarono per sostituire la monarchia con la repubblica. L’attuale presidente della Repubblica, Sergio Mattarella, ha ricordato ancora una volta il significato … Continue reading

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History in a Telephone Book

The year was 1946, a turning point in the history of Italy.  It was the year of the referendum in which citizens voted to replace the monarchy with a republic.  The current President of the Republic, Sergio Mattarella, explains the … Continue reading

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“Keep your friends close but your enemies closer”

This is one of the top 100 movie quotations according to the American Film Institute.  It is spoken by Michael Corleone in a scene from The Godfather: Part II, when he reminisces about things he learned from his father.  The … Continue reading

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