Get ready for some bad news.
No, it's actually terrible news.
ITALY IS RUNNING OUT OF EXTRA VIRGIN OLIVE OIL!
No joke. I just read this in Fodor's:
"According to a report from The Times, Italy will be out of olive oil by April. Coldiretti, an Italian agriculture association, states that last season, the olive harvest fell 57 percent, a 25-year low. At this rate, the group said, the chance of losing (possibly forever) Italian extra virgin olive oil is very real and “will have disastrous effects on the economy, jobs, health, and the countryside.”
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I'll stay on top of this tragic situation.
More to follow.