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Chavismo 4Ever!!

Chavismo 4Ever!!
By September 6, 2006

Wait a second, wait a second, let me clear something up here: Michael, in your previous post were you seriously trying to say that Chavismo ISN'T the future? A couple responses to Michael's post: Tony Judt says that the appeal … Read More

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Why Not Him?

Why Not Him?
By September 6, 2006

The Economist on the Kinkster: Mr Friedman's opponents dismiss his campaign as a joke and whisper that he is running only to provide material for another bestselling book. But Mr Friedman appears to take himself seriously, and so do a … Read More

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Lowering the Brow: Tony Judt on Main Currents of Marxism and Beyond

Lowering the Brow: Tony Judt on Main Currents of Marxism and Beyond
By September 6, 2006

Here's my problem with Tony Judt in a sentence: Kolakowski's response, "My Correct Views on Everything," may be the most perfectly executed intellectual demolition in the history of political argument: no one who reads it will ever take E.P. Thompson … Read More

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Dave Choe proves unworthy of Internet Privileges

Dave Choe proves unworthy of Internet Privileges
By September 5, 2006

Dave Choe, Jewcy's resident guerilla art director, left the New York offices about two weeks ago for California. Since then, I've had to hop onto his computer on a semi-regular basis in order to seek out art source files, mockup … Read More

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Joey Finds Truth, Beauty

Joey Finds Truth, Beauty
By September 4, 2006

We’ll probably be running my lengthier observations/reflections on the first Jewcy appearance at the Playboy Mansion, but allow me to whet the public curiousity by announcing that the evening was off-the-hook excellent, it was the perfect combination of overweight Jewish … Read More

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Rabbinical School Confidential: Jordie Gerson

Rabbinical School Confidential: Jordie Gerson
By September 1, 2006

If HUC had a yearbook, I’d be voted “Least likely to end up in a pluralistic environment.” And by pluralistic I mean: “Anything not Reform. Or Reconstructionist-lite.” So last week, in a staff meeting with Yehuda, Yoni and Yonah, I … Read More

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Internet Communities full of Nazis; Craig terrified

Internet Communities full of Nazis; Craig terrified
By September 1, 2006

In a stunning deviation from rational thought, I've been forced to come to terms with the fact that the internet is wholly and irrevocably saturated with racist idiots. While working to increase the size of Jewcy's userbase through popular community … Read More

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Free Kurdistan

Free Kurdistan
By August 21, 2006

Judging by Peter Galbraith's excellent The End of Iraq, the advent of Kurdistan as a distinct country has occurred in all but name. The language is different, the identity is different (most Kurds are Sunnis, but declare themselves Kurds first), … Read More

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