Do you mean Jersey "Italians" or actual Italians that live in Italy?
If it's the former then yes, most are obnoxious wastes of skin and blood whereas real Italians are only MOSTLY a waste, but do actually provide valuable scooter safety statistics and amazing food recipes.
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