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Pastry Chef George Diakomichalis Showcases Greek Food on His TV Series ‘It’s All Greek to Me’ (Video)

What are you doing on Saturday afternoons at 4:30 pm? If you are not tuned into local SA television station Channel 7 watching Greek-Australian pastry chef George Diakomichalis on his television series titled "It's All Greek To Me," you're...

Over 8,000 Meals: Greek-Australian Comedian Creates Comedy Gala to Feed Children in Greece

Greek-Australian Melbourne comedian George Kapiniaris wanted to help the people of Greece and his brainchild, It's All Greek to Me Comedy Gala was his chosen vehicle to make a difference in the lives of countless Greek children. Last week, at the Prolepsis...

Nike of Samothrace Tower

This bold building design from renowned Russian architect Vasily Klyukin was inspired by Winged Victory of Samothrace, a marble sculpture of Greek goddess Nike, crafted sometime around 200 BC. Klyukin is hoping to bring an ancient Greek sculpture to life...

The Colossus of Rhodes and the Statue of Liberty

(Fotovolos Apollon. Ancient Corinth Museum.) The famous ‘Statue of Liberty’ is widely recognized across the world. Widely known as a gift from France to America, the statue is believed to be a mark of freedom from colonial shackles, not least...

It was all Greek to Cleopatra too!

Though Cleopatra bore the ancient Egyptian title of pharaoh, the Ptolemaic dynasty she was a part of was Hellenistic (Greek), having been founded 300 years before by Ptolemy I Soter, a Macedonian Greek general of Alexander the Great. Her full...

The 8 Best Things about Being a Greek American

We may not be Irish Americans or Italian Americans in huge numbers, but Greek Americans are special and wonderful for so many reasons. I have grown up around Greeks my whole life, and while I do love it...

Debbie Matenopoulos is Married and Expecting a Baby!

Greek-American television personality Debbie Matenopoulos, 39, eloped last year in Greece, and is now expecting a baby! The "Home and Family" co-host confirmed she married 36 year-old photographer Jon Falcone in Greece last summer as she prepared for her upcoming cookbook, It's All...

Greek Restaurant Gets Makeover on Food Network Show

On last week's episode of the Food Network's "Restaurant: Impossible," Chef Robert Irvine and his team moved in on a Greek restaurant in Woodstock, Ill. to revamp a slowly declining business run by two cousins - Angelo Paloumbis and Angelo...

IAGTM: English Words Originated From Homer’s Iliad and Odyssey (Part 2)

Three new words for you today: The word Humor comes from Himor (juicy or someone who is happy or excited; Gr: χυμόρ;), originated from the word Himos (Juice; Gr: χυμός;) in Euboean Dialect (Gr: ευβοϊκή διάλεκτο;). First found on Plato's Kratylos (Gr: Κρατύλος του Πλάτωνος;) where the final sigma (s; Gr:...