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The Weekly Yiderati:Write Like a Jew, Shteyngart Hangs out in the LES, Christians Like Yiddish, and More

By August 19, 2010

Are you a Jew that wants to write like a famous writer?  Are you a writer that wants to write like a Jew?  The Jewish Book Council can help. Confirmation that Adolf Hitler was indeed a huge pussy. Gary Shteyngart … Read More

A Decade of Israeli Hip Hop: Soulico Turns Ten

By August 19, 2010

Israeli hip hop–like the thriving literature scene of the country–has for gone largely undocumented by American media over the last decade.  That’s not saying individual artists haven’t gotten notice, but as a whole, the countries contributions to the art form … Read More

Rachel Bloom Will be the Most Popular Funny Person on the Internet Today

By August 17, 2010

If there is any justice in this world, Rachel Bloom’s hilarious video, "Fu*k Me, Ray Bradbury," will launch her to superstardom.  

To Madonna on Her Birthday: Ten Covers of her Work

By August 16, 2010

Today is 52 years Madonna has been on this earth.  So to our favorite fake-ass-Jew, we want to say congrats on everything you’ve done, from changing the game to stealing African babies from their parents, and also helping to soil … Read More

A Very Special Monday Mazel

By August 16, 2010

Every Sunday we scour the pages of the New York Times to find a couple tying the knot that catches our eye a little more than all the rest.  We have a lot of fun writing about a lot of … Read More

The Sunday Mazel: Jew vs. Goy

By August 15, 2010

Jill Kalish and Matthew Levy, congratulations on your wedding tonight (Sunday evening) in Rockleigh, N.J.  It sounds like a splendid affair, and you both seem like truly exceptional people whose children will go to the finest private schools and experience … Read More

The Weekly Yiderati: Great American Novelists, Hans Keilson, Shteyngart’s Shtick, Roth’s Animal, and More

By August 13, 2010

Lev Grossman on "The Great American Novelist," Jonathan Franzen. Hans Keilson discussed at The Atlantic.  Rachel Shukert on the radio. The shtick of Shteyngart.  "The Dying Animal" by Philip Roth is included (with names like Orwell and Melville) in the … Read More

Good Week for Fake Jewish Tweets: (Not) Abe Foxman & Fake Amar’e

By August 12, 2010

While Cranky Kapln still continues to crack us up with every visceral tweet, the Jewcy TweetDeck began keeping an eye on two new accounts this week: (Not) Abe Foxman and Fake Amar’e. Bogus Abe seems to be angry, and harbors … Read More