“The Sopranos” 20th Anniversary

It is virtually impossible for any individual to hear "Woke up This Morning" by Alabama Three without instantly reminiscing on the groundbreaking show The Sopranos. Consisting of 86 episodes and over six seasons, The Sopranos is considered by many to be one of the greatest television series of all times. Twenty years ago today, on  January 10, 1999, a show premiered on HBO that has undoubtedly changed television forever.  The show lasted from 1999-2007, but many can agree that it is a series that never gets old. 

12 Things You Didn’t Know About Pavarotti

Pavarotti is one of the most famous Italian opera singers of all time. He is probably best-known for his version of Nessun Dorma which was the song used to represent the World Cup hosted in Italy in 1990. However, there are many other interesting facts about this performer that are less well-known.       Image … Continue reading 12 Things You Didn’t Know About Pavarotti

Must Read Italian Mystery: The Death of Pier Paolo Pasolini

  Pier Paolo Pasolini is a well-known filmmaker who is best-known for the controversial 1975 movie ‘Salo’. In addition to being a filmmaker, he was a talented poet and an intellectual who identified as homosexual, Marxist and Catholic. Just before the release of ‘Salo’ in Paris, his mutilated corpse was found in Ostia on the … Continue reading Must Read Italian Mystery: The Death of Pier Paolo Pasolini

Tony Bennett Biography

  Anthony Dominick Benedetto is in his 90s and for the love of him, he still possesses a voice of velvet and satin as he croons to his audience in a sentimental tone. What's more, he plans to keep doing what he's been doing for the past six decades. After John Benedetto emigrated from Podargoni … Continue reading Tony Bennett Biography

10 Stereotypes of Italian Women

There are many stereotypes about Italian women, some of which are true and others that are not. Here are ten of the most common stereotypes about women in Italy. 1. They Do Not Get Drunk Although the Italians are known to enjoy drinking with their meals, it I not generally part of Italian culture to … Continue reading 10 Stereotypes of Italian Women