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Ocasio-Cortez Stirs Controversy with ‘Tax the Rich’ Dress at NYC Gala

Democratic Representative Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez -- or AOC, as she is popularly known -- stirred controversy at a New York gala on Monday wearing a white gown with the message "Tax the Rich" splashed across the back in red. The Democratic...

Onassis vs. Niarchos: The Battle of the Legendary Greek Tycoons

Aristotle Onassis and Stavros Niarchos, the two Greek tycoons, had two completely different personalities, but one common destiny -- to shape the 20th century in Greece. Aristotle Onassis was born in 1906 in Smyrna, at a time when the city...

Cliffs of Freedom Movie Set During the Greek Revolution Streaming on Major Platforms

Cliffs of Freedom, the historical drama movie set during Greece's War of Independence, will stream on major platforms beginning on September 13, 2021, the National Hellenic Society (NHS) announced. In a statement the NHS, which owns all rights to film,...

James Franco and Actress Girlfriend Enjoy Greek Vacation on Mykonos

Hollywood actor James Franco, aged 43, was spotted on the Greek island of Mykonos with his 28-year-old girlfriend Isabel Pakzad earlier this week. The pair enjoyed the day lounging at Branco Beach, where fans snapped a picture of Franco and...

Michael Constantine, Father in ‘My Big Fat Greek Wedding,’ Dies at 94

Michael Constantine, who played Gus, the father of Nia Vardalos’ Toula Portokalos in “My Big Fat Greek Wedding,” by far the highest-grossing romantic comedy of all time, died on Aug. 31. He was 94. He died of natural causes. Constantine...

TikTok Overtaking YouTube in the U.S.

The massively popular short-form video application TikTok is inching closer to behemoth YouTube in becoming the most watched video sharing platform on the internet. BBC reports that TikTok has surpassed YouTube's average watch time per user in the United States...

Kim Kardashian Cryptocurrency Ad Criticized by Financial Watchdog

Charles Randall, the head of the United Kingdom's Financial Conduct Authority, has spoken out against Kim Kardashian's Instagram ad for a cryptocurrency known as Ethereum Max. Randall claims that the Armenian-American celebrity is potentially leading her 250 million followers into...

#AppleToo Demands Accountability at Apple

Several Apple employees have recently launched a campaign called #AppleToo to cast light on issues of discrimination at Apple. The group formed last week. The #AppleToo campaign aims to create a movement for employees to speak out on the marginalization...

Kate Hudson and Daniel Craig Spotted Shooting Knives Out 2 in Greece

Actress Kate Hudson was seen with actor Daniel Craig shooting Knives Out 2 in Greece. The 42 year-old actress will be joining the ensemble cast in the sequel to the 2019 hit murder mystery Knives Out. New additions also...

Social Media “Grandfluencers” Wisdom is For All Ages

Think social media is for the youngsters who are seemingly only interested in celebrities and the newest beauty treatment? Think again, as many 60 and 70-year-old "grandfluencers" take the internet by storm with their wit, wisdom and insight into...

Greece Launches Campaign for Disney World Pavilion

Greece is launching a campaign to be included as one of eight nations taking part in Epcot Center's Nations of the World Showcase at Disney World in Orlando, Florida. Volunteers behind this effort think it's high time that Greece, with its...

Eric Clapton Releases Controversial New Song “This Has Gotta Stop”

Guitar master Eric Clapton has recently come out with a loaded new song called "This Has Gotta Stop" that many are interpreting as a rebuff to coronavirus-related mandates. Clapton has said in the past he would refuse to perform...

When Princess Diana Flew to Greece For Her “Dear Friend”

On the anniversary of Princess Diana tragic death on August 31, 1997, we look back at the private visit Great Britain's "Queen of Hearts" made to Greece, just a year earlier. On September 18, 1996, Diana, the Princess of Wales,...

10 Must-Watch Movies Filmed on Greek Islands

If you dream of going to Greece or have just returned from a journey to the land of azure waters and the gods, there are 10 must watch movies filmed in the Greek islands that will  take you there.

Aliki Vougiouklaki, “The National Star of Greece”

Aliki Vougiouklaki was one of the most popular stars in Greek cinematic history. The blonde stunner was so beloved that she was even given the title of "The National Star of Greece." Vougiouklaki was born in Marousi, a northern suburb...