Groucho Marx, the italian way


“I don’t want to belong to any club that will accept me as a member.”

The famous line by Groucho Marx (here’s the story behind it) came to my mind watching the newly appointed Italian prime minister Matteo Renzi, presenting his cabinet in the Italian Senate earlier today. He was addressing a “club” that he can’t be part of, as you have to be 40 to be elected to the Senate.

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