Monthly Archives: August 2010

Racist Rabbi Probably not a Fan of Drake

Israeli heavy hitter, Dov Lior, talked at an educational institution last year, and had some really sweet things to say about modern music.  According to a report on Failed Messiah, the Grand Wizard, er, Chief Rabbi of  Kiryat Arba, probably … Read More

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Six Degrees of Julie Klausner Makes This Ted Leo Post Kosher

If you’re ever in New York, and you happen to stop by Jewcy HQ, there is a slight chance you will walk into us blasting a song written by the great Ted Leo.  Mr. Leo is universally loved by the … Read More

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Exclusive: Irving Field Rips Into “Hava Nagila”

I have a few regrets from my Bar Mitzvah. We had a guy named "DJ Geek" officiating, who attempted to turn the popular hits of 1992-1993 into rap songs (his rendition of "Mr. Loverman" by Shabba Ranks was pretty moving) … Read More

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Adolf Hitler: Black Jew?

Adolf Hitler is likely to have been descended from both Jews and Africans, according to DNA tests. Samples taken from relatives of the Nazi leader show that he is biologically linked to the ‘sub-human’ races he sought to exterminate. (Via … Read More

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Jews Watching Mad Men: Sally Goes Portnoy

  When kids misbehave they get scolded by their parents, when adults misbehave, they do their best to clean up the mess and internalize their guilt, thus spoke the major theme of this week’s Mad Men. This week’s naughty little … Read More

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Fifty First (J) Dates: Ten Things Girls Don’t Understand About Boys.

Last week’s post about things boys don’t understand about girls prompted a large response from girls with queries/mystical musings about males. (Yes, with the alliteration.) Thus, being women, we came up with twice as many as the dudes did. 1. … Read More

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The Four Questions: Michael Ian Black

Before the day technically started (Pre-waking up, shower, coffee) I liked Michael Ian Black.  After reading about how he handled a heckler who compared Obama to Hitler(“He killed six million of my people, which is six million more than Obama … Read More

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Watch: Anti-Mosque Protesters Mistake Man for Being Muslim

I guess chalk this up to a big oops?   "The video, shot by amateur YouTube videographer "lefthandedart," opens with chants of "No Mosque Here!" as it traces a black man wearing a white cap walking through the crowd. It’s … Read More

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