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Abe Foxman Thundering Ethnocentrism Award: Ariel Beery

Abe Foxman Thundering Ethnocentrism Award: Ariel Beery
By September 8, 2006

Here's a little moral experiment for a slow Friday afternoon: Say you're walking down Bleeker St. and you happen upon a black homeless man lying prostrate in front of you. A few yards down, you notice a kippa'd white homeless … Read More

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The Gelato of Democracy

The Gelato of Democracy
By September 8, 2006

There's been another civil war raging in the Middle East, and it's one that more actively involves the Kurds — of Turkey. In Diyarbakir, the Kurdish "capital" of southern Turkey, militants calling themselves the Kurdish Freedom Falcons have been blowing … Read More

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I’ll Have a Bohemian Rhapsoda, Thanks

I’ll Have a Bohemian Rhapsoda, Thanks
By September 8, 2006

This isn't so much Jewish, but The Advocate (via Muslim LGBT organization Al-Fatiha) reveals the fairly awesome fact that Zanzibar has a Freddy Mercury-themed restaurant, along with the far less awesome news that the owner has been prevented from throwing … Read More

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Hashem on a Rampage!

Hashem on a Rampage!
By September 7, 2006

Jewcy readers, I would be horribly remiss if I let this week pass without offering praise to Hashem for this week's Toyrah portion, Ki Tavo. Because, boy, does it make for a fantastic read! Hashem really gets into full-on Jonathan … Read More

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Fake News Jumps the Shark

Fake News Jumps the Shark
By September 7, 2006

Man of the Year: Robin Williams as a Daily Show-esque anchor who runs for president and wins. I've got a daschund bouncing on a trampoline trying to snatch that concept from way up there in the tall oak tree it's … Read More

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Paging Israel Shahak

Paging Israel Shahak
By September 7, 2006

In our ongoing effort to alienate the left and lower the highbrow, here's another New Left Review piece ($$) by Gadi Algazi on Israeli corporate expansion into the West Bank. An IT company called Matrix has set up (sweat?)shop in … Read More

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History to the Defeated

History to the Defeated
By September 7, 2006

Jewcy contributor Stephen Schwartz has written a must-read essay in this week's Weekly Standard on the comparisons between the current "civil wars" in Iraq and Lebanon and the one in Spain. Both regions were riven by similar factionalisms, and exploited … Read More

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Jewcy War with Oprah Begins, Joey’s War with Tariq Ali Continues

Jewcy War with Oprah Begins, Joey’s War with Tariq Ali Continues
By September 7, 2006

I have no idea what this image is supposed to be communicating, but I think it's important that you see it. Now is the time to make mistakes and learn lessons about how the Daily Shvitz should be managed, and … Read More

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