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Matchmaker, Matchmaker, Bring Me A Scheme?

Matchmaker, Matchmaker, Bring Me A Scheme?
By November 4, 2011

Is it a scam? Is it the end of the Jewish spinster? Only time will tell Read More

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Jews Watching TV: The New Girl’s Getting Divorced

Jews Watching TV: The New Girl’s Getting Divorced
By November 2, 2011

I almost cried watching The New Girl last night. No, it wasn’t from seeing the show’s Jewish character sweatily crumble to the ground from an asthma induced cramp… Read More

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Shalom Auslander Looks For A Holocaust Hiding Spot

Shalom Auslander Looks For A Holocaust Hiding Spot
By October 25, 2011

Shalom Auslander calls Ira Glass, Sarah Vowell, and some of his other friends to ask if he can hide in their attics. Read More

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Becoming Jewish: Goodbye High Holidays, Hello Hanukkah Donut Countdown

Becoming Jewish: Goodbye High Holidays, Hello Hanukkah Donut Countdown
By October 18, 2011

This was my first Rosh Hashana, Yom Kippur, and Sukkot. Once we’re back at Hanukkah, I will have celebrated (or observed) all the holidays. Read More

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Shtickball: The Jewish Baseball Karma Edition

Shtickball: The Jewish Baseball Karma Edition
By October 17, 2011

For some Jewish players, heeding the call of the shofar took a backseat to the diamond. Let’s see how they fared… Read More

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The Power Shuls Of New York

The Power Shuls Of New York
By October 10, 2011

What are the most powerful synagogues in New York City? Read More

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Five Repentance/Atonement Songs For Yom Kippur

Five Repentance/Atonement Songs For Yom Kippur
By October 5, 2011

Return to your emo, 90s self. Read More

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Days Of Awe(some) Books: A High Holiday Reading List

Days Of Awe(some) Books: A High Holiday Reading List
By September 26, 2011

David Foster Wallace, Moby-Dick, and of course some Kafka: This ain’t your typical Rosh Hashanah to Yom Kippur reading list. Read More

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