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Yentas United Against Intermarriage

Yentas United Against Intermarriage
By February 1, 2008

Ronna and Beverly are loud, opinionated, and wear too much lipstick. Watch as they harass an innocent bookstore employee while publicizing their new book for Jewish singles, "You'll Do a Little Better Next Time." Yes, these yentas are fictional (yet … Read More

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Go High Go Low: Spinoza vs. Ashton Kutcher

Go High Go Low: Spinoza vs. Ashton Kutcher
By January 30, 2008

Consuming too many empty tabloid calories and not enough high-culture fiber? Let us help you get back on a balanced diet. This week our high-brow stories are kind of heavy, so we’ve prescribed an espresso shot of celebrity gossip with … Read More

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Hump Day Art: Sand in the Holy Land

Hump Day Art: Sand in the Holy Land
By January 30, 2008

Congratulations! You’ve managed to get through the first 2.5 weekdays. To help you get through the second half of your week, Jewcy is happy to present you with Hump Day Art. Think of it as an opportunity to devote your … Read More

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JDater of the Week: The good, the bad, and the non-Jewish

JDater of the Week: The good, the bad, and the non-Jewish
By January 29, 2008

Ugh. It took me exactly two weeks of searching for JDaters of the Week before I had an ethical crisis. Who am I to rain down judgment upon the good people of JDate just because they call themselves things like … Read More

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Clip of the Week: HBO Loves Israel

Clip of the Week: HBO Loves Israel
By January 29, 2008

HBO is having an Israel moment. The network’s new show, "In Treatment," is so closely based on an Israeli series that the American actors aren't allowed to watch the Israeli version, lest they learn too much about the future of … Read More

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‘In Treatment’ With Jewcy

‘In Treatment’ With Jewcy
By January 29, 2008

HBO's buzzed about new series, "In Treatment" — about a therapist, his clients, and his own therapy — offers an interesting variation on the usual TV series rhythm we all know and love. Instead of one episode per week, the … Read More

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Today In Amy Winehouse: Her Grammy Odds

Today In Amy Winehouse: Her Grammy Odds
By January 29, 2008

USA Today has a searching analysis, complete with timeline, of the "eyelinered, tattooed R&B sensation" whose antics make "reformed bad girl Courtney Love [seem] hatched from a Jane Austen novel." On the bright side, according to Blender Editor in Chief … Read More

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