Silvio Berlusconi Is No Friend Of Germany. But His Clownish Appearances Turn Truly Destructive When Euroskeptics Succumb To His Lure.

Silvio Berlusconi, the flamboyant former Italian prime minister, does not love Germany. He made that blatantly clear during his last skit in Rome, when he appeared at a press conference to present a new book by Renato Brunetta titled “The Great Scam”. “Germany is a hegemonic state, not a country that acts in solidarity”, Berlusconi proclaimed. This is just the latest in a long line of expressions of lacking affinity. When he served as Italy’s prime minister, Berlusconi repeatedly answered German calls for fiscal discipline by arguing that, uh, Germans simply did not understand Italy.

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