So it seems that Berlusconi is resigning as PM of Italy, after being the longest ruling leader in Italy since post WWII. The economic chaos that lead to the resignation of George Papandreou in Greece, quickly spread to Italy, as yields on Italian bonds skyrocketed. Berlusconi had some controversies in his career, which pale in compassion to Herman Cain. We are not turning into Dealbreaker here, she does a much better job at financial gossip (I love her site, not bashing it). But I found this funny chart.

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Source:

Reuters

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