About BG

BG is a professional blogger whose work has appeared on numerous sites from Rotten Tomatoes to PopMatters. She loves film, TV (yes "the boob tube"), and music and has critiqued on all three. In 2004, she published a book with Penguin on the hit reality TV show "The Apprentice". She realizes that was four years ago already and we live in fast times. 

Her writing has also appeared in The Boston Globe and The Jerusalem Post. She writing can presently be found over at Jewlicious, Amaldo.com's blog, and an anonymous blog which will one day make her famous and supports her long-term goal of world domination of the blogosphere.


“24″ Is A Conservative Show Because It Advocates Torture

“24″ Is A Conservative Show Because It Advocates Torture
By March 27, 2007

So asserts Kevin Drum of The Washington Monthly: So this is yet more fodder for the fire: is 24 an inherently conservative show because of its message that torture is necessary, torture works, and only weak-kneed liberals object to it? … Read More

Adam Sandler Will Have To Revise His Hannukah Song

Adam Sandler Will Have To Revise His Hannukah Song
By March 27, 2007

Dame Edna's alter ego emerged from a different kind of closet in the latest edition or Heat magazine. Barry Humphries aka Dame Edna admitted that he is "partly Jewish." While Damn Edna could be the bastard child of Julia Child … Read More

Leni’s Reich

Leni’s Reich
By March 26, 2007

Waiting 2.5 hours in line at the RMV has its advantages. One of these is that it forces me to get through an entire New Yorker and learn more about Phil Collins or Leni Riefenstahl than I'd ever want to … Read More

Striking A Warrior While Shooting A Gun

Striking A Warrior While Shooting A Gun
By March 26, 2007

Thoughts on the symbiotic rapport between yoga and guns courtesy Patton Oswalt, The New York Times Magazine: You shoot better when you realize that your soul is a leaf falling through time, and that work shouldn’t equal struggle. And yoga … Read More

Daily Shvitz: Cartoons Reign Over Sunday Nights

Daily Shvitz: Cartoons Reign Over Sunday Nights
By March 26, 2007

What Jew crawled up "American Dad"/"Family Guy" creator Seth McFarlane's butt? An entire "American Dad" episode dedicated to the desperation of single Jewish women over 35? Maybe he's just pissed his new show is weird. [Deseret News] Well at least … Read More

Stereotypes Stink, Man

Stereotypes Stink, Man
By March 26, 2007

There is a new book out called The Enlightened Bracketologist: The Final Four of Everything. It's co-written by a sports journalist and a literary agent. The former makes sense since Bracketology, a method for sports fans to keep track of … Read More

Roses Really Smell Like Poo-Ooo-Ooo

Roses Really Smell Like Poo-Ooo-Ooo
By March 26, 2007

Toilets have been on my mind a lot lately. Last week I temped a job at Harvard University and noticed that the toilet had two levers for the flush, one for the big jobs and the other for smaller, more … Read More

An Infidel Scorned

An Infidel Scorned
By March 25, 2007

AJC Executive Director David Harris had a letter published in this week's New York Times Book Review regarding his disdain for Times' book critic Ian Buruma's review of Infidel. In the letter, Harris ardently defends Ali and criticizes Buruma for … Read More