Monthly Archives: February 2012

This American Life Ira Glass Man-Fatuation Post: What I did For Love

Lucky for us, Ira Glass, in his infinite wisdom, and his undying belief in the power of love, can act as a surrogate valentine for all the lovely listeners in NPR and Jewcy land. Kisses. Read More

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Ladies And Gentlemen: The Jews Of Twitter

It may not be as well-defined as Black Twitter, but there’s now a distinct community of Jewish Tweeters with a shared sensibility and set of concerns Read More

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Daily Jewce: Schindler’s Shower Scene, Jewish Amsterdam, Beckerman Wins, Hasidic Mother-In-Laws, And More

In the news today: getting naked for Speilberg’s Schindler, Jewish Amsterdam, Gal Beckerman wins huge, and much more. Read More

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Who Will Be the Next Jewish EGOT?

Scott Rudin became the 6th Jew to get an EGOT, prompting us to ask: who will be next? We handicap the competition. Read More

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Chabon On The Screen

Michael Chabon may finally score a hit as a screenwriter for Disney’s new sci-fi flick John Carter. But will success in Hollywood ruin his fiction? Read More

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Daily Jewce: Blaming Iran, Digital Sabbaths, Including Everybody, Jewish Potheads, And More

In the news today: Israel blames Iran, Lynn Schusterman on creating a culture of Jewish inclusivity, The Jewish pothead version of Matt McConaughey, and more Read More

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Jews And Film Geeks Weep In Solidarity: Portman And Malick Team Up

Natalie Portman signs on to work with Terrence Malick for two movies. Jews and film geeks both celebrate. Read More

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The Search For TV’s Magical Jews

For some reason, Jews have yet to be formally included in the Magic Minority archetype. Read More

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