Greek Beat

Greek Beat

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Greek Prime Minister Antonis Samaras, the New Democracy Capitalist leader, may yet rue that he sat on his hands and let the neo-Nazi nutcakes...

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The World Cup wasn't long into its first game between host Brazil and some other team when one of the players from one of...

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While Prime Minister Antonis Samaras and his cohorts were celebrating because Greece floated a bond, a 35-year-old woman fell – without floating – to...

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Just when things get grim in Greece, you can always turn to the vanishing PASOK Anti-Socialists for a few yuks, featuring their answer to...

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The most valuable piece of real estate in the world is New York’s Central Park – precisely because it is a park in the...

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Once upon a time, Athens had a river running through it, the Kifissos, flowing from Mt. Parnitha through the city down to the Saronic...

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Not since the late actress and Culture Minister Melina Mercouri; the eloquent writer and unbeatable debater Christopher Hitchens and his friend, Scottish Prof. Robert...

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Cypriot President Nicos Anastasiades will succeed in his burning desire to reunify the island, whose northern third is still occupied by a standing Turkish...

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Next to watching a Marx Brothers movie, nothing is as entertaining these days as watching Greece's New Democracy Capitalists running around like Keystone Cops...

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There’s so many scandals in Greece that you need a scorecard to keep them straight and they all involve politicians, businessmen and connected people...

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The great American convict Willie Sutton said he robbed banks “because that’s where the money is.” And, of course, he was one-upped by Al...

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Ho-hum, another day in Greece, another arrest. A hundred here and a hundred there and pretty soon you're talking real numbers. A quick calculation...