Plime is now in read-only mode and will remain as an archive of old plime activity.
This means you cannot login, post a comment or news post, edit your profile, etc.
133 result(s) for Italy.
 Italy names 'Miss Chubby' beauty queen
Italy names 'Miss Chubby' beauty queen
Forget those pencil-thin model types. Italy has chosen a full-figured woman as new beauty queen, proud of her ample body weighing in at a hefty 170 kilograms.

Angela Scognamiglio said she was "very moved" when she was named on Saturday night as the new "Miss Chubby" at the complex-free contest held in the Tuscany village of Forcoli, near the city of Pisa. picked by aclister 1 year ago
3 comments edit related share plime.com
 World Most Amazing Car Fountain in Rome Italy
World Most Amazing Car Fountain in Rome Italy
This unusual fountain set up in Rome, Italy and is the work of Spanish artist Juan Galdeano who wanted to make a statement that would hopefully draw attention to the issue of global warming. The fountain was built to look like it’s sustaining a hatchback Seat Ibiza. picked by AutumnLotus 3 years ago
0 comments edit related share plime.com
 Italy circus 'slave' forced to swim with piranhas
Italy circus 'slave' forced to swim with piranhas
Police have rescued two teenage Bulgarian sisters from a circus in southern Italy which forced one of them to swim with flesh-eating piranhas for the amusement of guests. picked by AutumnLotus 3 years ago
7 comments edit related share plime.com
 Student protests sweep Italy
Student protests sweep Italy
After months of nation-wide protests over a proposed education reform bill, university and high school students in Italy say they are committed to forcing the cabinet to back down. Personally I am happy to see there is still a country that was not completely successful in brainwashing their children into docile tuition fee payers. picked by thirDeye 3 years ago
0 comments edit related share plime.com
 Car Kills 8 Cyclists in Italy
Car Kills 8 Cyclists in Italy
A speeding car driven by a man whose license had been revoked because of dangerous driving and who had been smoking marijuana plowed head-on into a group of cyclists in southern Italy on Sunday morning, killing eight of them and injuring four others, police officials said. picked by Bornbad 9 months ago
4 comments edit related share world
About Plime
Plime is an editable wiki community where users can add and edit weird and interesting links. Users earn karma when other users vote on their actions. The more karma you have, the more power you have at Plime.

 Italy demands Apple remove 'offensive'
Italy demands Apple remove 'offensive'
Italy's tourism minister has demanded that Apple remove the "offensive" What Country app from its online store after the travel guide described the Italy as the home of "pizza, the Mafia and scooters". picked by NoPantsMan 12 months ago
3 comments edit related share plime.com
 6.3 Earthquake strikes in central Italy
6.3 Earthquake strikes in central Italy
An earthquake measuring 6.3 on the richter scale struck in central italy, about 50 miles from Rome. Updates on the link. picked by Ankabout 2 years ago
2 comments edit related share world
 Milan to enforce teen drink ban
Milan to enforce teen drink ban
Sure, teenagers everywhere try to sneak in a beer or two. It’s practically a rite of passage, but the city of Milan, Italy is cracking down on teenage binge drinking because they have a bad problem of underage drinking.

How bad? Let’s put it this way: a third of 11-year-olds in the city have alcohol-related problems! picked by Bingo 2 years ago
0 comments edit related share plime.com
 Sheep replace lawnmowers, saving Turin some green
Sheep replace lawnmowers, saving Turin some green
City officials in Turin, Italy expect to save about $48,000 this year by using a herd of sheep to trim municipal lawns instead of having gardeners mow the lawns. picked by Mitzuzake 3 years ago
6 comments edit related share science
 Amanda Knox Found Guilty of Murder
Amanda Knox Found Guilty of Murder
In Perugia, Italy, sentenced to 26 years.

Knox's father: "I was just stunned...the judge, he didn't even raise his head while he read the verdict." picked by T1000 2 years ago
8 comments edit related share world
 Eighth wonder of the world? The stunning temples secretly carved out below ground by 'paranormal' eccentric
Eighth wonder of the world? The stunning temples secretly carved out below ground by 'paranormal' eccentric
Nestling in the foothills of the Alps in northern Italy, 30 miles from the ancient city of Turin, lies the valley of Valchiusella. Peppered with medieval villages, the hillside scenery is certainly picturesque. But it is deep underground, buried into the ancient rock, that the region's greatest wonders are concealed. picked by AutumnLotus 4 years ago
0 comments edit related share world
 Italy muzzled scientist who foresaw quake
Italy muzzled scientist who foresaw quake
Italian scientist predicted a major earthquake around L'Aquila weeks before disaster struck the city on Monday, killing dozens of people, but was reported to authorities for spreading panic among the population. picked by tgkprog 2 years ago
1 comments edit related share plime.com
 Italy says take off your tie to help the planet
Italy says take off your tie to help the planet
Want to help fight global warming? Take off your tie, says the Italian health ministry. picked by AutumnLotus 4 years ago
3 comments edit related share plime.com
 Italy arrests a 'Fritzl' monster - Mongelli
Italy arrests a 'Fritzl' monster - Mongelli
A Turin man, Michele Mongelli has been arrested under charges of imprisoning and raping his daughter for 25 years. Allegations are he also taught his son Giuseppe, now 41, to rape the woman and his own four children also. The daughter, now 34 escaped 15 years ago to complain of abuse but her claim was dismissed because she was considered "disturbed". more picked by equinox 2 years ago
0 comments edit related share plime.com
 Birthplace Of Roman Emperor Found In Italy
Birthplace Of Roman Emperor Found In Italy
Archaeologists have unearthed a sprawling country villa believed to be the birthplace of Vespasian, the Roman emperor who built the Colosseum, they said Friday. The 2,000-year-old ruins were found about 80 miles (130 kilometers) northeast of Rome, near Cittareale, lead archaeologist Filippo Coarelli said. picked by AutumnLotus 2 years ago
0 comments edit related share science
 Abortion pill approved in Italy
Abortion pill approved in Italy
Italy's drug regulation agency has approved the use of the abortion pill RU486, also known as mifepristone, prompting protests from the Vatican. picked by AutumnLotus 2 years ago
0 comments edit related share plime.com
 Holocaust survivors race to aid quake victims in Italy
Holocaust survivors race to aid quake victims in Italy
A group of 20 elderly Holocaust survivors and their descendants are rushing to aid communities that sheltered them during World War II and were hit by last week's 6.3 earthquake. Their WWII saviors are now living in tent camps and those they rescued now pledge to do anything they can to aid them. picked by equinox 2 years ago
0 comments edit related share plime.com
 Real Life Garfield
Real Life Garfield
Just like lasagne loving Garfield, this fat cat grew to such a gargantuan size by guzzling all the food treats that his native Italy can provide. picked by deEPCHill 3 years ago
1 comments edit related share entertainment
 Some folks in Italy claim to debunk the Shroud of Turin
Some folks in Italy claim to debunk the Shroud of Turin
They made something like the shroud using medieval methods, but like with everything else involving religion, the debate seems to continue. picked by zebulor 2 years ago
3 comments edit related share plime.com
 Italy To Push For Global Death Penalty Ban
Italy To Push For Global Death Penalty Ban
Premier Romano Prodi hopes to generate enough consensus to pass a General Assembly resolution calling for a moratorium on the Death Penalty picked by DemureArt 4 years ago
0 comments edit related share politics
< 1 2 3 4 5 6 >