Monthly Archives: July 2011

Celebrities Show Their Hearts For Devastated Houston Family

Lady Gaga and Justin Bieber are just a few of the big music names to come to the aid of the surviving members of the Berry Family, following a July 3 auto accident that killed parents Joshua and Robin and left brothers Peter, 9, and Aaron, 8 paralyzed and sister Willa, 6, injured. Read More

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Shtickball: The Horrible Bosses Edition

Horrible Bosses may be a pretty raunchy movie with some funny people in it, but it’s also a pretty apt description of the two head honchos of the two most embattled major sports. Read More

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Daily Jewce: Twitter Jews, Mohels Of SF Rejoice, Rabbis On Facebook, Basketball In The Holy Land, And More

In the news today: the circumcision bill is struck down in San Francisco, Jews on Twitter, rabbis on Facebook, NBA stars in Israel, and more. Read More

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The Weekly Yiderati: Maurice Sendak, Lev Grossman, Deborah Eisenberg, And More

Our weekly roundup of book nerd news includes one of our favorites teaching at an Ivy, Lev Grossman is conflicted, and Woody Allen might have picked his successor… Read More

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Jesus 1, Rosenberg 0

What happens when two Jews go toe to toe, and one of the Jews happens to be that Jesus guy? Things get messy. Read More

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The Ira Glass Infatuation Post/ This American Life Review: When Patents Attack!

Because sometimes patents just attack, and who are you going to call? Answer: Ira Glass. Read More

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Daily Jewce: Old Jewish Politicians, Jewish Scientology, Anti-Whole Foods, And More

In the news today: old Jewish politicians play dueling endorsements, Israel and the South Sudan have a new relationship, a letter to Whlole Foods, and much more. Read More

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Jewish Rest Stop Is News To Mainstream Media

Our question is: can’t a bunch of bearded guys just hang around a highway rest stop, and it not be big news to people? Read More

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