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Are There Not Enough Jewish Gangsters on ‘Boardwalk Empire?’

Are There Not Enough Jewish Gangsters on ‘Boardwalk Empire?’
By October 19, 2012

They’re the Prohibition-era drama’s most unpredictable characters, after all Read More

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Emmy Awards 101: This Season’s Most Jewish Moments on Television

Emmy Awards 101: This Season’s Most Jewish Moments on Television
By September 21, 2012

In anticipation of the 64th Emmy Awards this weekend, we present the top five Jewish scenes from Emmy-nominated shows for your consideration Read More

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Culture Kvetch: The Jews of HBO’s ‘Boardwalk Empire’

Culture Kvetch: The Jews of HBO’s ‘Boardwalk Empire’
By September 5, 2012

The Jewish characters of HBO’s Prohibition drama are sometimes hackneyed and unsettling, but they’re always great TV Read More

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Jewcy’s Favorite TV Show Of 2010: Bored To Death

Jewcy’s Favorite TV Show Of 2010: Bored To Death
By December 14, 2010

Even though he looks nothing like the real life Jonathan Ames who created the show, there is hardly anybody out there to play a neurotic Jewish private dick/writer better than Jason Schwartzman. Read More

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The Top Ten Jews On Television

The Top Ten Jews On Television
By December 13, 2010

Maybe we’re helping push along the myth that Jews control media by listing our ten favorite Jews on the small screen, but in this case we’re willing to take that chance. Read More

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From Boardwalk Empire To Gatsby: Top Five Arnold Rothstein Pop Culture Moments

From Boardwalk Empire To Gatsby: Top Five Arnold Rothstein Pop Culture Moments
By November 29, 2010

From dandy in Boardwalk Empire to big guy in “Eight Men Out,” the gangster Arnold Rothstein has been portrayed many different ways. Read More

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