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Events in Crete

Oooops! It’s Christmas!

As you could probably guess Greece is not in a festive mood and Christmas crept upon us almost unnoticed. It’s never been a big feast at the best of times (Easter is far more important) but the difficult (and in … Continue reading






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Greek elections – June 2012

Today, the Greek people have to choose between old crooks and new populists. God help them!   Incidentally, despite the dire lack of options it seems that this election is seen worldwide as a very significant event.¬† Even Google shows … Continue reading






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National Innovation Conference 2012

A few videos of presentations at the National Innovation Conference 2012 (sponsored by the Greek America Foundation¬†in New York City the weekend of April 27-28-2) have appeared on YouTube. This might be of more interest to Greeks but even if … Continue reading






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The Olympic torch in Crete

I was driving towards Kissamos this morning when I encountered a curious procession moving at high speed in the other direction. First some police cars and motorbikes with blue lights flashing followed by a few cars with some logos on … Continue reading






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