Daily Archives: January 6, 2007


  Put away those venti frappuccinos, soy lattes and skinny peppermint mochas – Italy has certified the classic cappuccino. Italy’s National Institute for Italian Espresso (it figures they’d have one) has announced what, precisely, constitutes a proper cappuccino – it’s 150ml, served in a ceramic cup, and more froth than […]

Starbucks has nothing on Italy’s classic cappuccino


Have you ever wondered what hell might sound like? One Papal choirmaster thinks he’s got the answer: Punk. Monsignor Marco Frisina, one of the Pope’s music officials, has written what’s being called “the Vatican musical.” The “musical” will supposedly make its debut in Rome in the fall, and Italian newspaper […]

Hell Sounds Like Punk