Italian Foreign Minister Massimo D'Alema listens to interpreted remarks by Secretary of State Condoleezza Rice, not shown, during their joint news conference at the State Department in Washington, Friday, June 16, 2006. D'Alema is the first high-ranking member of Premier Romano Prodi's new center-left government to visit Washington following the defeat of Silvio Berlusconi, who had forged an especially close relationship with President Bush. (AP Photo/J. Scott Applewhite)Oh, right, right! He's listening to the interpreter! The interpreter who is howevering somewhere around the elegant coffered ceilings of the State Department, I suppose. Because, you know, I'm totally sure he wasn't rolling his eyes at the pearls of wisdom and nuggets of golden diplomatic genius which spring, Athena-like, from Princess Doctor Secretary Ferragamo's lips. No, it couldn't be that.