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Rapper Round-up

By November 3, 2006

Snoop Dogg arrested in airport for carrying a collapsable "baton" in his computer bag. [CNN] Kanye West behaves like a child, throws temper tantrum after losing "Best Video" at the MTV Europe Music Awards. [CNN] K Fed's NYC show likely … Read More

Borat Funny, Letterman Creepy, Shaffer Awkward

By November 2, 2006

Borat. Tomorrow. Get pumped (we are). Enjoy Letterman's Borat interview. Of note: a) Paul Shaffer is King Awkward; b) Letterman interviews Cohen as if he's a small child and c)Letterman proves he is as creepy as we all suspected by … Read More

Dating Blogger Amy: Entry 3

By September 26, 2006

Love Triangle? Recently I had a conversation with a friend about why we date who we date. I told her I date people for no real reason other than to have something entertaining to occupy myself with and discuss with … Read More

While the Boss is Away…

While the Boss is Away…
By September 26, 2006

Jewcy Boss Man Tahl Raz is out of the office this week entertaining his parents, visitng from Israel. Between exploring the uses for crushed matzoh in his office, spending Jewcy money willy nilly, and napping we checked in via conference … Read More

The Thin Beat: Israel Makes More Strides

By September 21, 2006

This is the last time I'll shvitz on overly thin models. But it's worth emphasizing once again that the world should follow Israel's example in this arena. Reuters reported yesterday that Israeli fashion photographer Adi Barkan secured commitments from advertising … Read More

News Flash: Models Too Thin

News Flash:  Models Too Thin
By September 21, 2006

I cannot help but weigh in (excuse the pun) on "Thin and Thinner" from the Times' Thursday Styles. I could go on and on about the topic of overly thin models (for that see my personal blog). But I'll make … Read More

Jewish Food Is Like Jewish Mothers

Jewish Food Is Like Jewish Mothers
By September 20, 2006

The New York Times Joan Nathan suggests a "new" dumpling to prepare for the holiday on Friday. It has chick peas and chicken and is served in chicken broth. How innovative. Ms. Nathan also kindly helps readers with their High … Read More

What the Olsens Missed Out On

What the Olsens Missed Out On
By September 19, 2006

The Gallatin School of Individualized Study at New York University will add a class this semester called "The Thingliness of Things," the Washington Square News reported yesterday. The Olsen twins (Gallatin drop-outs) must just be kicking themselves for missing out … Read More