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Greek Premier Antonis Samaras (L) and his Deputy, Evangelos Venizelos are putting their heads together

Samaras, Venizelos In Last-Ditch Presidential Pitch As Vote Looms

By THE NATIONAL HERALD

Greek Premier and New Democracy Conservative leader Antonis Samaras, and his coalition partner, PASOK chief Evangelos Venizelos, have teamed in a last-minute effort to convince enough lawmakers to support their candidate for Greek President, Stavros Dimas, to win a last crucial vote on Dec. 29.

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A Pox on the Political Houses of Greece Isn’t Enough

No matter how it plays out, the process to elect a Greek President has brought shame and ridicule to the petty politicians playing power games.

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Greece's PM Papandreou talks with newly appointed Finance Minister Venizelos before a cabinet meeting at the parliament in Athens

Venizelos, Papandreou Still at Odds

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Former PASOK leader George Papandreou has refused an entreaty from party leader Evangelos Venizelos to stay instead of forming a new political group.

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Capacity Crowds Pack The Interview

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Snubbing their nose at North Korean hackers, independent movie theaters in the US screened the parody The Interview to packed audiences on Christmas.

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The Kalikantzaroi

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Part of Greek folklore, the kalikantzaroi are mischievous and malevolent hairy goat-bodied creatures that are said to dwell underground, or in the center of the earth. What they

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