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The Ira Glass Man-Fatuation Post: Play The Part

The Ira Glass Man-Fatuation Post: Play The Part
By February 22, 2012

This week on TAL, another grand slam of an episode , but first a word on Howard Stern.
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This American Life Ira Glass Man-Fatuation Post: What I did For Love

This American Life Ira Glass Man-Fatuation Post: What I did For Love
By February 15, 2012

Lucky for us, Ira Glass, in his infinite wisdom, and his undying belief in the power of love, can act as a surrogate valentine for all the lovely listeners in NPR and Jewcy land. Kisses. Read More

The Search For TV’s Magical Jews

The Search For TV’s Magical Jews
By February 13, 2012

For some reason, Jews have yet to be formally included in the Magic Minority archetype. Read More

This American Life Ira Glass Man-Fatuation Post: Conventions

This American Life Ira Glass Man-Fatuation Post: Conventions
By February 8, 2012

After two weeks of kicking ass, Ira takes a little break. Read More

Israel’s Dark Horse Contender For The Oscars

Israel’s Dark Horse Contender For The Oscars
By February 7, 2012

Israel is not a nation known internationally for their filmmaking, and certainly not here in the United States. That may all be changing very soon. Read More

This American Life Ira Glass Man-Fatuation Post: Reap What You Sow

This American Life Ira Glass Man-Fatuation Post: Reap What You Sow
By February 1, 2012

This week on the “You Reap What You Sow” episode of This American Life was perhaps the most startling series of revelations since a couple of weeks ago when we found out that Apple was kind of evil. Read More

This American Life Ira Glass Man-Fatuation Post: Continental Breakup

This American Life Ira Glass Man-Fatuation Post: Continental Breakup
By January 25, 2012

Ira and Planet Money break down a really big financial mess like only they can. Read More

The Other Greatest Jewish Songwriter?

The Other Greatest Jewish Songwriter?
By January 19, 2012

Phil Ochs finally gets treated like a Master. Read More