Welcome to the Politicus Pulse. Here are the links you need to see to get your day started off right. Consider this a cup of coffee for your mind.
Silvio Berlusconi’s Hedonism (The New Yorker)
Have Italians had enough of Silvio Berlusconi — and the culture he embodies?
The Man Who Had HIV and Now Does Not (NYMag)
Four years ago, Timothy Brown underwent an innovative procedure. Since then, test after test has found absolutely no trace of the virus in his body. The bigger miracle, though, is how his case has experts again believing they just might find a cure for AIDS.
Capital Offender – Jesse Malin