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Opa! Greek in NYC

by George Bodarky
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Greek Independence Day Parade
Kevin Coles, Flickr

An exploration of Greek culture in the Big Apple

The annual Greek Independence Day parade makes it's way through Manhattan's 5th avenue on Sunday.  This year's event celebrates the 190th anniversary of Greek independence from Turkish Rule.  The parade's a city tradition, dating back to 1938.

On this morning's show we're exploring all things Greek, from ancient literature to the cuisine.

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