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Daily Jewce: El Al’s $400 Pricing Glitch, Albert Brooks Plays Paul Rudd’s Dad

In the news today: Joan Rivers’ Costco protest, Tavi Gevinson’s high-wattage co-stars, chocolate is now healthy, and more Read More

By / August 8, 2012

• Joining Tavi Gevinson in that new Nicole Holofcener movie? Julia Louis-Dreyfus and Toni Collette.

• Jewcy contributor Dvora Meyers talks about how modern Olympic gymnastics owes a lot to Olga Korbut’s performance at the 1972 Munich Games.

• Joan Rivers chained herself to a shopping cart at Costco to protest the megastore’s refusal to sell her book.

• A pricing glitch on El Al’s website accidentally listed tickets to the Holy Land at $400—and 5,000 were purchased.

• Great news, world: chocolate is healthy food now!

• Watch Albert Brooks tell Paul Rudd his mother wanted him aborted in the trailer for Judd Apatow’s This is 40.