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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

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Shul Hopping: A DIY Prayer Party

Shul Hopping: A DIY Prayer Party
By February 6, 2012

For so long I hoped to find where people my age prayed. I have slowly begun to find some pieces of the answer. Read More

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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

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They’re Gonna Be Shouting “Mazel Tov” All Up In The Club

They’re Gonna Be Shouting “Mazel Tov” All Up In The Club
By January 23, 2012

Is this the new hot bar mitzvah anthem of the year? Read More

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The Other Greatest Jewish Songwriter?

The Other Greatest Jewish Songwriter?
By January 19, 2012

Phil Ochs finally gets treated like a Master. Read More

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Jews Watching TV: When TV’s Best New Comedy Is Also The Worst

Jews Watching TV: When TV’s Best New Comedy Is Also The Worst
By January 17, 2012

There are shows one watches because he or she likes them and there are shows they don’t because they don’t. Also, there are shows, usually of the reality persuasion, that a person might watch because they loathe it and hate-watching is one of our times’ great cultural revelations. Read More

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Why Downton Abbey Is The Least Jewish Show On Television

Why Downton Abbey Is The Least Jewish Show On Television
By January 9, 2012

We knew there was a reason there were no Jews at Downton! Read More

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Black, Gay, And Jewish: Thoughts On Shit White Girls Say…To Black Girls

Black, Gay, And Jewish: Thoughts On Shit White Girls Say…To Black Girls
By January 6, 2012

So you’re in a safe space with a “safe black person” and all of a sudden things you’d never say to a person on the street or on the subway just fly out of the mouth without bounds… Read More

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