Ikea: black Swede is not a fit for the Greek Market?


Photo: Private  From: The Local Sweden UPDATED: A Swedish actor has complained of discrimination after he was told he “can’t be black for the Greek market”, in an e-mail rejecting him for a role in an Ikea advert. But the casting company says he was put forward for the job. Fernando, a Stockholm-based stand-up comedianContinue reading “Ikea: black Swede is not a fit for the Greek Market?”

Greek women forced into prostitution for ‘the cost of a sandwich’ because of country’s debt crisis


Desperate: Women in Greece are being forced into the sex trade for as little as $2 By: Richard Wheatstone/UK Mirror Women in Greece are being forced to sell their bodies for sex for as little as the cost of a sandwich because of the country’s crippling dept crisis. A new report reveals how more womenContinue reading “Greek women forced into prostitution for ‘the cost of a sandwich’ because of country’s debt crisis”

Greece: Pictures of Drunken British Tourist Appearing on a dedicated Facebook page.


Turns Out KAVOS Was Ready For You BY SIMON CARR , ROSS LOGAN/UK Mirror The drunken antics of boozed-up Brits going wild in a notorious Greek island resort are now appearing on a dedicated Facebook page. Photos of passed out tourists in the Corfu hotspot of Kavos include party-goers unconscious on pavements, in hospital bedsContinue reading “Greece: Pictures of Drunken British Tourist Appearing on a dedicated Facebook page.”

Monday’s Sump Pump


One Pill makes you LARGER and one pill makes you small  Zero to sixty in 19 days…….    Its taken nearly twenty days …  20 days before someone in the Republican Party to condemn Donald Trump’s Racist Statement about Mexico and Mexicans.  Marco Rubio was the first to speak out against Trump followed by MittContinue reading “Monday’s Sump Pump”

More faithful to hairdresser than hubby?


BY ANNA MAXTED/, LONDON DAILY TELEGRAPH When, after 20 years, my mother “broke up” with her stylist (he had evidently lost his touch because people had started to tell her, “Oh, you’ve had your hair cut,” with no further comment) it required a cigarette, then a serious phone call incorporating a planned speech, heartfelt thanksContinue reading “More faithful to hairdresser than hubby?”

Europeans try their luck in Germany


As the financial crisis in Europe continues to put pressure on job-seekers, thousands of Greeks, Spaniards and Portuguese are coming to Germany – to escape economic problems in their native countries.   In Frankfurt, young Spanish academics apply for jobs at the Spanish language institute Instituto Cervantes. And at an association for Greek academics, founder GregoriusContinue reading “Europeans try their luck in Germany”