Monthly Archives: August 2012

Network Jews: Saul Berenson from Showtime’s Homeland

The CIA Middle East division chief is the most accurately depicted American Jew on television Read More

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Daily Jewce: Jon Stewart’s Convocation Address, Adrien Brody’s New Movie

In the news today: an excerpt from Nicole Krauss’ new novel, the Israelis taking on Skype in Belarus, Naot creator goes upscale, and more Read More

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Natalie Portman Wants Women to Vote for Obama

Our favorite Long Islander campaigns in Las Vegas Read More

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Daily Jewce: Toni Braxton’s Jewish Roots, Winklevoss Twins Dine at Jezebel

In the news today: Scooter Braun’s Jewish superhero, Rachel Zoe’s clothing line troubles, Downton Abbey diva-off, and more Read More

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Your Favorite Candy is Jewish

From Tootsie Rolls to Bazooka Bubble Gum and, of course, Goldenberg’s Peanut Chews, discover the Jewish immigrant roots of some of America’s beloved candy Read More

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Sorkin’s Jews of Yore

In anticipation of ‘The Newsroom’ finale on Sunday, a look at some of Sorkin’s beloved Jewish characters on ‘The West Wing’ and ‘Sports Night’ Read More

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Daily Jewce: Tavi + Ira Glass = BFF, ‘Soul Doctor’ Musical Needs a New Home

In the news today: DVF a Power Woman, Seinfeld discovers zombies, the best new Jewish delis, and more Read More

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Spice Up This Election Season With ‘Yiddish Curses for Republican Jews’

“May you live to a hundred and twenty without Social Security or Medicare,” new website suggests Read More

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