Arts & Culture
Jewcy Zeitgeist: 867-5309 Back on the Charts, Snow Sweeps Britain, and Somalia Welcomes New President
Here are today’s top stories in no particular order: Groundhog Punxsutawney Phil, the official seasonal weatherman, saw his shadow this morning, indicating another six weeks of winter are headed in our direction. Somalia welcomed a new moderate Islamist president, Sheikh Sharif Ahmed, … Read More
In some music circles, you’re not cool unless you’ve sweated it out with the thousands of in-the-know music snobs and the people who love them at the hipster music fest Coachella which takes place in Indio, California. Besides the hundred-plus … Read More
It is difficult to categorize Ari Folman ’s extraordinary film Waltz with Bashir: a cinematic autobiography, a war documentary, a meditation on trauma and memory, a hybrid of reality and fiction, or an acid-like cinematic trip. Every category equally applies. … Read More
Jewcy Zeitgeist: Military Body Armor Recall, Ford Motor Co. Refuses Government Money, and A Five-Day Mail Week?
Here are today’s top stories in no particular order: Barack Obama signed the Lily Ledbetter Fair Pay Restoration Act today, which makes it easier for workers to sue their employers for pay discrimination. An Israeli airstrike hit Gaza today in … Read More