It’s Like Mr. Burns Teaming Up With Lex Luthor

Rupert Murdoch and Silvio Berlusconi have teamed up. Yes, they’re only teaming up in a couple of European TV ventures (Murdoch’s satellite service will carry Berlusconi’s channels) — so far. But I’ve seen enough movies to know that when two powerful supervillains team up, world domination plots are just a couple of reels away.

While there are no official statements of what their plan might be, there is an Italian YouTube video that inserts images of Berlusconi over the famous Italian Mork and Mindy theme song, turning it into a sitcom called “Berlusconi E Bush.” I’d watch it.