Letter from Athens: Weee-ha! Gunslinger Savvidis Turns Greek Soccer into Wild, Wild West

FILE - PAOK chairman Ivan Savvidis invades the pitch on March 11, 2018. (Photo by Eurokinissi/Antonis Nikolopoulos)

There’s a particularly funny scene on the great TV show Frasier where the bedraggled psychiatrist played by Kelsey Grammer, unable to sleep after his show is changed to late-night, is startled when his brother accidentally fires off a starter’s pistol in the living room and screams at him, only to be told not to be snippy.

”Oh, I’m sorry, was I snippy? I didn’t realize it was too much to ask that there not be gunplay in my living room!” the …

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