Buon Ferragosto! – Aug 15

On August 15th, the Catholic church celebrates the Virgin Mary's ascension into heaven. Nevertheless, the August celebrations date back much further than the Catholic church. Feragosto is a public holiday in Italy. It originates from Feriae Augusti, the rest of Emperor Augustus. Emporer Augustus made August 1st a day of rest for hard workers in the agricultural sector.

News Anchor Chris Cuomo Threatens Man Who Called Him “Fredo” EXCLUSIVE FOOTAGE

CNN news anchor Chris Cuomo threatened to throw a man down the stairs for calling him "Fredo" referring to The Godfather. He claimed that it is an insult to Italian people and went on to say that it is like the "N" word to Italians. He was totally outraged and reacted fast. The video has gone viral. CNN backed Chris Cuomo for reacting the way he did. A CNN Anchor stated, "Chris Cuomo defended himself when he was verbally attacked with the use of an ethnic slur in an orchestrated setup we completely support him." However, the president did not back him for reacting this way whatsoever.