Monthly Archives: April 2011

Lower East Side Artist, Ira Cohen: 1935-2011

This past Monday a most thought-provoking and remarkable poet and visual artist, one of the last few greats of the Lower East Side Avant-Garde 60s Beatnik scene, quietly sneaked out–by the back door–of the great theater of life. Read More

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Yael Naim

After the worldwide success of her 2007 self-titled album featuring the hit song “New Soul” (remember the first MacBook Air Apple commerical?), Yael Naim unveils her second album, She Was A Boy, on May 10th. Come celebrate with the French/Israeli … Read More

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Yael Naim

After the worldwide success of her 2007 self-titled album featuring the hit song “New Soul” (remember the first MacBook Air Apple commerical?), Yael Naim unveils her second album, She Was A Boy, on May 10th. Come celebrate with the French/Israeli … Read More

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A Nun Named Schmuck

There’s a new Schmuck in Brooklyn. And she’s a nun. Read More

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FFJD: No, I Will Not Go On A Date With Your Manicurist’s Nephew, Mom

Last week a friend of mine lamented to me that her parents were putting pressure on her about her love life. “You’re not getting any younger,” they said. Sound familiar? Read More

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Shtickball: Ryan Braun And Baseball Romance

Ladies love Ryan Braun. Read More

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Daily Jewce: Fatah And Hamas Are BFFs, Schindler’s Birthday, Joshua Foer, Things About Debbie Wasserman Schultz, And More

Today in news: Unity in Palestine makes a lot of people uneasy (except China), it’s Oskar Schindler’s birthday, ten things you should know about Debbie Wasserman Schultz, Joshua Foer’s book is discussed, and much more. Read More

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The Ira Glass Man-Infatuation Post: It Seemed Like a Good Idea At The Time

Bambi is still out, so we get a man’s perspective on Ira and This American Life. Read More

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