About Elissa Goldstein

Elissa Goldstein is the editor of Jewcy and the Social Media Editor at Tablet Magazine. She tweets as @Book_Moth.

“Schmutz” is Officially Kosher for Scrabble

By August 12, 2014

(With or without the ‘c’.) Read More

Robin Williams’ “Jesus Was a Jew” Schtick

By August 11, 2014

“Of course he was Jewish! Thirty years old, single, lives with his parents, come on!” Read More

Jews Love Jason Derulo’s “Talk Dirty to Me”

By August 8, 2014

Israeli band Balkan Beat Box’s sexy horns hit the big-BIG time, and two Yiddishy/Klezmer covers. Read More

Maggie Gyllenhaal Just Learned Her Real First Name—And It’s Super-Jewish

By August 7, 2014

Everyone in her family just forgot about it for 35 years, is all. Read More

Patriots Owner Robert Kraft Pens Condolence Letter to Max Steinberg’s Family

By August 5, 2014

“We are all Patriots,” reads personal note to family of slain American IDF solider Read More

Joan Rivers: Nose Jobs Are the Key to Peace in the Middle East

By July 30, 2014

In an interview with Israel’s Channel 10, the legendary comedian expresses her support for Israel and rhinoplasty. Read More

“Humans of New York” Photoblog Captures Amazing Stories of Holocaust Survivors

By July 29, 2014

The comments will restore your faith in humanity. (Or at least, internet commenters.) Read More

Record Scratch: “Palestinian” Woman From JetBlue Altercation is Jewish

By July 28, 2014

We have hit peak mishegas. Read More