Great article. I loved learning about the history of Venice while there a few years back. Amazing to think that it, not Germany, Rome or Russia - was the only Republic to last 1,000 years in independence.
posted on 03/08/2004 1:52:45 PM PST
Yes, the only difference is somehow the rats always manage to be worse. Ketchup boy's solution is citizenship to abyone who has not been convicted of a felony (well that is negotiable also) and been here for five years.
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