Berlusconi Gains in Polls as Italians Swayed by Media Blitz

Berlusconi Gains in Polls as Italians Swayed by Media Blitz

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Berlusconi is “someone who misled Italians three times,” said Monti yesterday in an interview on state broadcaster RAI as seen in this photo. "That Italians could once again believe the reliability of promises of this kind from that mouth makes me think of just one thing, the fable of the Pied Piper of Hamelin.”