It's reeling away from its referendum like a punch-drunk boxer, unfocused, bloodied, angry, flailing in every direction.
He was found in a drunken stupor, in a locked room. But he's now been allowed back to work.
A mum involved in the botched kidnapping of her kids says being charged is just another saga in "an emotional rollercoaster".
After a 13-year battle with the Italian government, Douglas McCall is celebrating a win.