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Why Downton Abbey Is The Least Jewish Show On Television

Why Downton Abbey Is The Least Jewish Show On Television
By January 9, 2012

We knew there was a reason there were no Jews at Downton! Read More

Nathan Englander and Nora Ephron

By January 5, 2012

A behind-the-scenes look at the making of a play from a short story, with readings and discussion between the author For the Relief of Unbearable Urges and his mentor and friend.

Is The Missionary Church Of Kopimism The New Judaism?

Is The Missionary Church Of Kopimism The New Judaism?
By January 5, 2012

If you’re looking for a new religion and like file sharing, then we’ve got just the thing for you Read More

Two Jews And Fred Armisen Walk Into A Club…

Two Jews And Fred Armisen Walk Into A Club…
By January 5, 2012

Thao and Mirah (Yom Tov Zeitlyn) joined Carrie Brownstein and Fred Armisen on the San Francisco stop of the Portlandia tour to bust out an 80s hip hop classic. Read More

Adam Kirsch CliffsNotes: Giorgio Bassani And The Jews Of Italy

Adam Kirsch CliffsNotes: Giorgio Bassani And The Jews Of Italy
By January 4, 2012

Taking quick stock of Giorgio Bassani and other European Jews who made it through World War 2. Read More

Jews And Germans Work Together To Make Sperm

Jews And Germans Work Together To Make Sperm
By January 4, 2012

Scientists from Israel and Germany have created lab-grown sperm by successfully simulating the environment found in testicles with the jelly in a Petri dish. Read More

1st Bad Jewish Idea of 2012: Dressing Up Like You’re In A Concentration Camp

1st Bad Jewish Idea of 2012: Dressing Up Like You’re In A Concentration Camp
By January 2, 2012

Laying out a PR plan for Jews who like to dress up like they’re at Bergen-Belsen. Read More

How To Have A Dr. Brown’s Hanukkah Cocktail Party

How To Have A Dr. Brown’s Hanukkah Cocktail Party
By December 22, 2011

We take a classic Jewish staple and booze it up just in time for your Hanukkah party. Read More