THE BOOT

Italian Parliament: We Lika Da Homophobia, Capisce?

Homophobic and transphobic attacks are on the rise in the predominantly Catholic country of Italy, says Paolo Patane, head of the gay rights association Arcigay. So how does the Italian Parliament respond? By voting down an anti-LGBT-discrimination bill 293 to 250. Now the queers will have to turn to the EU.

Too bad Mario and Luigi live in Brooklyn, otherwise they could’ve saved the day.