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"Life is an Italian comedy," Guy Bedos has been telling us for years, picking up on a theme dear to Fellini: life and death rub elbows every day, and with every breaking news story.
Alongside stories of the millions who are unemployed, of businesses closing, of soldiers being killed in Afghanistan, of cruise ships sinking in Italy, of pro-democracy protesters being shot in Syria, there are uplifting stories and our tri-color pride in the possibility that our own Jean Dujardin might soon walk away with an Oscar.