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Did Devendra Banhart Bail on Israel to Spite Natalie Portman?

By June 15, 2010

Probably not, but we remember a time, not so long ago, when Mr. Banhart was both: A. Relevant. B.  Jocking the Jews so hard, you guessed that he’d be converting in no time.  Those days are behind us. Mr. Banhart, … Read More

Sunday Mazel: Jews at a Yacht Club

By June 13, 2010

Julie Ann Gottlieb and Ethan Lewis Schulman are getting married tonight in Branford, Connecticut, and to be totally honest, if it wasn’t for their last names and Rabbi Steven J. Steinberg presiding over the whole thing, you would think that … Read More

Jon Stewart’s Greatest Night?

By June 8, 2010

We’ve probably asked this a million times before, but after he said "You Had me at "it’s not about Jews", we realized that last night might have been the best ten minutes of Jon Stewart we’ve ever witnessed.   www.thedailyshow.com

The Big Jewcy

The Big Jewcy
By June 7, 2010

The Big Jewcy celebrates people doing amazing things. It’s a list of 100 people that we think deserve to be recognized, like The Forward 50, Time 100, or the New Yorker 20 under 40, but with a special Jewcy twist. … Read More

Sunday Jewce: No Pixies in Israel, Chabon Op-Ed, Straight Glee, and More

By June 6, 2010

The Pixies cancel their Israel show.  Don’t give a real reason why, but I’m sure we can guess the reason(s). Michael Chabon writes an op-ed in the Times:  "Chosen, but Not Special." I guess I’d make jokes about my white … Read More

Sunday Mazel: Chevy Chase is Good to the Jews

By June 6, 2010

Browsing the Sunday Times wedding announcement section is like reading a who’s who of Jews who are tying the knot. This week, the award for best looking couple go to Carolina Ventura and Zoë Rosenbaum, who also win the ribbon … Read More

Two Very Jewish Colleges Team up to Prove Jews are Awesome

By June 4, 2010

New York University and Yeshiva U. got together and decided to spend a bunch of money conducting research on something we could have told you long ago: Jews are special. While we at Jewcy knew this all along, we were … Read More

The Delicious Taste of Conflict

By June 2, 2010

America has many enemies, but lets face it, some of those enemies have delicious cuisine.  Enter Conflict Kitchen.  A take-out restaurant in Pittsburgh that only serves cuisine from countries that the United States is in conflict with.        … Read More