Monthly Archives: September 2008

Atonement Missive: “It must never happen again. . .to us.”

[Is there anything you think we, as a community, should atone for this year? If so, and you feel like sharing it, please post your Atonement Missive onto your personal Jewcy blog and send the link to info@jewcy.com. Over the … Read More

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Esquire: Jews Will Dominate 21st Century

This unbridled display of ethnic pride is brought to you unintentionally by Esquire, the magazine that recently compiled a list of the 75 people that will be most responsible for shaping and defining the times we live in. Esquire says, … Read More

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Primal Scream Therapy with Tortured Authors, Part 2: From one freak to another

To: Marty Beckerman From: Matthue Roth Subject: From one freak to another Marty, You’re right. I know I shouldn’t admit you’re right — I am, after all, one of those fundamentalist zealots you’re talking about — but the fact is, … Read More

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Size Matters: Pregnancy and Fertility 101

Without a doubt, one of the most popular topics surrounding this book has been fertility. Ladies really want to know if their husband/boyfriend/partner is in proper working order when it comes to reproducing – and what they can do to … Read More

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Primal Scream Therapy with Tortured Authors, Part 1: Allow me to Freudian slip inside you

To: Matthue Roth From: Marty Beckerman Subject: Allow me to Freudian slip inside you Matthue,  Writers are not exactly well-adjusted people. Posters of Ernest Hemingway and Hunter Thompson used to hang over my desk, but one day I realized with … Read More

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Shofar, So Good: Theology for Kids via YouTube

I woke up to an email from my mom this morning, featuring a little backdoor Jewish New Year guilt. To be fair, she also wanted to let me know how much she was enjoying American Wife, which I gave her … Read More

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Size Matters: Or, Why I’m Qualified to Write a Book About Sex

When Size Matters came out a couple months ago, lots of people came up to me and asked: "Have you always wanted to write a sex book?" Then they looked at me like I was wearing a dominatrix outfit underneath … Read More

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Bad Karma on the Kippur

Bad Karma on the Kippur was created for Film Racing (www.filmracing.com), a 24-hour film contest where movies have to be written, cast, directed, edited and scored in less than a day!  The assigned theme of the contest was karma, and … Read More

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