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One Less Jew on Conan’s New Show

By September 27, 2010

When the Conan O’Brien starts up his new show, "Conan," Nov. 8th on TBS, Max Weinberg won’t be his band leader anymore. But Conan is keeping it in the family.  According to Arts Beat, Jimmy Vivino will be taking over duties … Read More

The Week in Hilarious: Bill Murray Turns 60 and Still Isn’t Jewish, Eugene Mirman Fest Highlights, and More

By September 22, 2010

Bill Murray turned 60 this week.  He’s still not Jewish, but we don’t care.   The first promo videos for the upcoming season of Saturday Night Live.  A roundup of the Eugene Mirman Comedy Festival at Brooklyn Vegan.  Hannibal Buress … Read More

Old Jews Telling Jokes get a TV Show

By September 21, 2010

According to Splitsider, the "Old Jews Telling Jokes" series is getting a television show.    "The show, tentatively titled Nag & Noodge, will be a short-form sitcom shot in front of a live studio audience. It’s being written by married … Read More

Video: Jewcy Hangs out With Mayor Bloomberg as He Picks a Sukkah City Winner

By September 21, 2010

Mayor Bloomberg must have just gotten back from his house in Bermuda because he was the tannest person hanging out in Union Square yesterday, as the winner was unveiled in the Sukkah City competition. Among a crowd of cheering Sukkah … Read More

Looking Back at the Media’s 24 Hour Fascination With What Went up the Asses of Some Jews

By September 20, 2010

It seems like a million years ago when a small chunk of the media was really fascinated with the story about Jews buying suppositories to make it through their Yom Kippur fast, but alas, it was only last Friday. ` … Read More

Gabe & Jenny: Besties Back in Action

By September 20, 2010

Yes, we’re totally bummed that Jenny Slate is off SNL, but on the bright side, the Saturday night comedy institution is a perpetually sinking ship.  And anyway, it gives Ms. Slate more time to hang out with her bestie, Gabe … Read More

Jon Stewart vs. Stephen Colbert in Washington DC

By September 17, 2010

Last night, Jon Stewart and Stephen Colbert put everybody on alert, that if you like to scream at politicians, carry misspelled signs to rallies, or run a blog that promotes your ideas that Zionist lizards run Al-Qaeda, that they’re holding … Read More

Animal Friendly Ritual Slaughter for Yom Kippur

By September 17, 2010

We’d be willing to wager that of all the Jewish traditions that confuse and repulse people the most, it’s Kaparot.  The idea of grabbing a chicken by the neck, waving around ones head, then slitting it’s throat doesn’t really sit … Read More