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.


Gratuitous Apocalypto Pimping

By December 18, 2006

A few week's short of the New Year, the AP released their annual entertainment "Quotes of The Year." Topping this year's list were talk show yentas Barbara Walters and Oprah Winfrey. Barbara also deserves recognition for best failed attempt to … Read More

Anti-Semitism Stews on Google

By December 18, 2006

Today I Googled  "Rupert Murdoch Jewish." Don't ask why. I guess it was one of those things I'd given half a second's thought too and like all cultural enigmas that evade our immediate conscious, I knee-jerked reaction to Google. More … Read More

NBC’s Heroes Got Nothing On The Jewish Corps

NBC’s Heroes Got Nothing On The Jewish Corps
By December 18, 2006

In celebration of Hanukkah and our triumph over oppressive forces, LAist, Gothamist's little sister posted on the Jewish Hero Corps, a "slew of superheroes with incredibly dorky and uniquely Jew-y superpowers." Maybe a bit sexist, but my favorite is Shabbos … Read More

Channeling The Chronicles of Narnia

By December 15, 2006

Andy Samberg, Chris Parnell, and The Beastie Boys ain't got nothing on the Chocolate Coins rap, brought to you by Smooth-E aka Eric Schwartz.

Adam Sandler’s Reign Over 9/11

Adam Sandler’s Reign Over 9/11
By December 14, 2006

While Adam Sandler's cinematic dramatic turn has been more successful than other comedians (er, Jim Carrey), it's still hard for me to watch him be all serious on-screen without yearning for "Billy Madison." Given that his new film, Reign Over … Read More

Grand Theft Auto Meets Rabbi Stone

By December 14, 2006

Manifesto Games in NYC is releasing the first ever video game to feature the leader of a Jewish congregation. The premise of the "The Shivah" as explained by CNN.Com:   In the murder-mystery game named after the Jewish mourning ritual, … Read More

Photo of the Day

Photo of the Day
By December 14, 2006

Weinstein Brothers’ Christmas Massacre

By December 13, 2006

A few years back, Harvey and Bob Weinstein released "Bad Santa" and at most, were guilty of towing the line of decent taste by producing a pretty crapola film with some talented actors. This year, the Weinsteins are back with … Read More