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Placing Bets on the Jewish Community Heroes Award

By October 15, 2010

The voting closes for the Jewish Community Heroes award today, and Jewcy is laying down the odds: 8-1 odds for John Carney because he takes a great head shot. 6-1 odds for  Dr. Enid Zwirn, because she has good credentials.  … Read More

Natalie Portman may be the next Fight an “Alien”

By October 14, 2010

First there was Alien, and then there was Aliens.  Those were good.  Then there was another Alien movie, and another one.  The only difference between Alien 3 and Alien Resurrection was one huge thing: Winona Ryder was in Resurrection, making … Read More

Your Grandma on the Upper West Side Might have Bedbugs….

By October 14, 2010

Lincoln Center, the venerable Upper West Side institution, has bedbugs. According to the New York Observer, an outbreak of the tiny little bastards has infiltrated the dressing rooms at the David H. Koch Theater: a place where many old Jews … Read More

Question of the Day: Is Carl Paladino Going to Explode?

By October 13, 2010

After his candidacy is finished crashing and burning, do you think Carl Paladino will: Move back to Buffalo where he can go back to being a rich, horse porn loving businessman. Team up with Christine O’Donnell for a really funny … Read More

(Fake) Rahm Emanuel Twitter Account Celebrates Chilean Miners

By October 13, 2010

Rahm Emanuel is blowing up all over Twitter, except none of the accounts seem to be the official one for the Chicago mayoral candidate.  Even though we’re pretty sure that @mayoremanuel is also not affiliated with Mr. Emanuel’s campaign, we … Read More

Insane Clown Posse are Mad Crazy into Jesus, Yo.

By October 12, 2010

When you think “strong Christian values,” is the first thought that crosses your mind the Gathering of the Juggalos? According to Perez Hilton, the duo that have influenced so many brilliant minds are really in the whole “horrorcore” game simply … Read More

Happy National Coming Out Day, now Sign this Petition!!!

By October 11, 2010

Today seems like a perfect day to support gay, lesbian, bisexual, and transgender Jews by signing this petition circulated by Keshet.  The goal is to get 18,000 pledges by the end of the year; plenty of time to send this … Read More

The Sunday Mazel: A Couple that won’t go Hungry

By October 10, 2010

After several weeks off due to being good Jews, the Sunday Mazel team is back to scour the Weddings/Celebrations section of the Sunday New York Times to fine the wedding of the week. For our first Sunday Mazel of the … Read More