Corrupting Two Languages at Once

Do you fit into the category of hyphenated Americans who (1) learned the foreign words for everyday objects before you learned the English words...

A Big, Fat, Greek Childhood: Growing Up Greek in America

Growing up Greek anywhere that is not Greece is sure to make you stand out from the crowd at one time or another in...

Grandparents in action

It seems to me, Anglo-Saxons have a great deal less trouble when it comes to the generation gap issue. I cannot picture my grandmother marrying...

Alites

I've been thinking of a word lately. I have been overcome with the manic-obsessive urge to translate the word in English. The word is...

When You Are Greek + Italian = Crazy

Being a mixture of Greek and Italian blood lines can lead to a lot of confusion and feuding as each side of the family...

What Is the Armenian Contribution to Hellenism and Orthodoxy?

I was walking on Second Avenue by NYU Langone hospital and saw a banner of “100: The Armenian Genocide.” I did not realize until...

Clash of the Greeks in NBA

On Wednesday, there will be a “Greek” night held in the NBA, referring to the encounter between the Milwaukee Bucks and the Memphis Grizzlies,...

FT: Worrying Predictions for Eurozone Living Standards

The Financial Times published an article revealing a startling prediction that was made by the European Commission. According to the author of the article,...

Lessons from the Shutdown and the Importance of Goal-driven Asset Allocation

By John P. Calamos* - The most recent U.S. debt ceiling debates and government shutdown have reminded us that uncertainty is unavoidable and often out...
Plato

Hidden Musical Code Found in Plato’s Texts

Years after Dan Brown's fictional bestseller "The Da Vinci Code" excited the imaginations of readers worldwide, researchers have been discovering hidden codes in several...

A Greek-American Proposition to the Greek Crisis

By John Kalafatis* - Throughout the ongoing developments regarding Greece's predicament, I have yet to come across a thorough and logical analysis as to...

Opinion: “Social Gathering” the Meeting in Washington

The effort that various analysts are making in order to present Samaras’ visit to the White House as a step that will bring a...

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