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.
The global adoration for Italian food has been influenced by many factors and one of these is the media, such as cooking programs and celebrity cooking books. One chef who has played a significant role in the love for Italian food is celebrity chef Aldo Zilli. Here are some interesting facts about this culinary genius.
Nino Cerruti is an Italian stylist, designer, and businessman who founded his own haute couture house called Cerruti. He is one of the most successful men in the Italian fashion industry. Here are 15 facts about Nino Cerruti.
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
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
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
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