Monthly Archives: September 2011

The Ira Glass Man-Fatuation Post: P.I Moms

This week’s episode of This American Life was one of those episodes that represents the brilliance of the program better than most. Read More

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Daily Jewce: Obama’s Rosh Hashanah Message, Apple Cake, Apple Kugel, Sukkah Compromise, And More

In the news today: the president says says shana tova, we post about delicious cakes and kugels, an agreement is reached on sukkahs being built in public spaces, and more. Read More

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Black, Gay, And Jewish: I’m A Member Of The Tribe

I come from a strong black family that I get support from, but I don’t have a Jewish family. Read More

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Wanted: Pictures Of Your Shtetl Fabulous Great-Grandparents

We created a Tumblr called “My Jewish Grandparent Was Cool Before You Were or: Look At The Proto-Hipster Who Probably Ran From A Cossack,” and we’re looking for submissions. Read More

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Daily Jewce: Jewish Scrooge, Football Rivals, Advice For Patti Stanger, And More

In the news today: Jewish Scrooge joke leads to good puns, the public sukkah debate, dating advice for Patti Stanger, and some football. Read More

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The Monday Mazel: Jews And Carnies

The attraction of the Jew to the performing artist is probably the most natural thing in the world. Both traditions cheering good boys and girls to cultivate individual talents to benefit the tribe, it’s the talent that they’re attracted to when they finally hook up Read More

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Days Of Awe(some) Books: A High Holiday Reading List

David Foster Wallace, Moby-Dick, and of course some Kafka: This ain’t your typical Rosh Hashanah to Yom Kippur reading list. Read More

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Godforsaken Goys: Five Non-Jews Who Need Attonement For 5771

We offer five gentile a chance to repent before the Book of Life closes up for the year. Read More

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