I may be an American wop, but I'm not so wedded to the USA or Italia so much that I feel constrained to ignore bad food from one place or the other. In the present instance is a story about how the Italian government is letting some of it's citizens rip us off by playing on our desire to eat virgin olive oil.
Be careful what you ask for, someone may give it to you without bothering to make sure that it's what you asked for.
NPR : Olive Oil Fraud Rampant as Demand Skyrockets
My thanks to Don Luis for the link to this podcast.