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Italian Grandmas try Olive Garden Food 

Italian Grandmas Try Olive Garden Food    * Olive Garden is an American casual dining restaurant chain specializing in Italian-American cuisine. It is a subsidiary of Darden Restaurants, Inc., which is headquartered in Orange County, Florida. As of May 28, 2018, Olive Garden operates 892 locations globally and accounts for $3.8 billion of the $6.9 billion revenue of parent Darden. The Darden family […]

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Classic Thanksgiving Commercial – Billy Crystal & Robert Di Nero

Classic Thanksgiving Commercial Billy Crystal & Robert Di Nero   *   As I understand it this was filmed back in November of 2001 not that long after 9/11. At that time we all needed a uplifted spirit and I think that was the thought behind this adorable commercial. Just take a moment and watch […]

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Little Italian Girl asking for a Pepsi – Adorable – Never gets old

Little Italian Girl asking for a Pepsi Adorable Never gets old – Capisci…? * Remember this cute commercial? The little Italian Girl along with her grandfather go to a restaurant and asks for a Pepsi. The guy behind the bar gives her a Coke instead. Next thing you know the voice of Don Corleone comes […]

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Google Grandma’ Maria & The Google Smart Speaker – Hysterical

Google Grandma’ Maria  Talks into the Google Smart Speaker Hysterical   Many of today’s inventions are truly phenomenal, great for those of us that have grown through the natural progression of technology. But for some of us especially those that were born in a completely different time and place talking to the phone or the […]

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Jimmy Durante – (If you’re) Young at Heart

Jimmy Durante (If you’re) Young at Heart   * Jimmy Durante  Wonderful Italian Gentleman The youngest of four children Jimmy Durante was born to Rosa (Lentino) and Bartolomeo Durante, both of whom were immigrants from Salerno, Italy. * Jimmy Durante was born on the Lower East Side of New York City.  Bartolomeo was a barber. Young Jimmy served as an altar […]

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Frank Granieri – Topo Gigio on The Ed Sullivan Show – Oct., 1965

Frank Granieri Growin’ Up Italian Remembers Topo Gigio Ed Sullivan Show October 10, 1965   * Topo Gigio was immensely popular in his home country and became a worldwide sensation after his recurring appearances, beginning in 1963, on The Ed Sullivan Show.  Topo Gigio was created by a troupe of Italian puppeteers, it took four people […]

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Frank Granieri – Topo Gigio on The Ed Sullivan Show – Oct. 10, 1965

Frank Granieri Growin’ Up Italian Remembers Topo Gigio Ed Sullivan Show October 10, 1965   * Topo Gigio was immensely popular in his home country and became a worldwide sensation after his recurring appearances, beginning in 1963, on The Ed Sullivan Show.  Topo Gigio was created by a troupe of Italian puppeteers, it took four people […]

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John Pinette – All you can eat buffet – Hysterical

John Pinette – All you can eat buffet Hysterical  If you are not familiar with John Pinette, do yourself a favor and watch this. He is up in heaven now but when he was with us he was really, Really funny.   John Paul Pinette born on March 23, 1964 was an American actor, Broadway performer, and stand-up […]

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Lou Monte – “Please Mr. Columbus” Very Cute Song

Lou Monte Please Mr. Columbus Turn the Ship Around   *   This is just another of the wonderful songs that Lou Monte wrote and performed. Really adorable.   Who was Lou Monte * Luigi Scaglione (later known by his performing name “Lou Monte”) was born to Italian immigrant parents. His mother died when he […]

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Italy – Crazy Italian Drivers – OMG – Part One

Italy Crazy Italian Drivers Part One OMG * Italian drivers don’t have a monopoly on bad driving but they sure do drive crazy. This video is unbelievable but true.  Recently I drove from Rome to Calabria. Fairly straight drive you might think but it was an adventure.        First of all I stopped […]

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