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Spotlight On: The Fat Jew, AKA Josh Ostrovsky

Spotlight On: The Fat Jew, AKA Josh Ostrovsky
By October 2, 2014

He’s the CEO of an ironic personality cult based on utter insanity, with 1.3 million Instagram followers. Oh, and he’s the new James Joyce. Read More

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Fasting Out of Solidarity, Not Faith

Fasting Out of Solidarity, Not Faith
By October 2, 2014

From Ladispoli to Jerusalem, Yom Kippur is complicated for this Soviet-born Jew. Read More

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Debut Novelist Yelena Akhtiorskaya on Misery, Writing, and Brighton Beach

Debut Novelist Yelena Akhtiorskaya on Misery, Writing, and Brighton Beach
By September 30, 2014

“Russian writers are like Russian people: there’s not a lot of bullshit.” Read More

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Review: “This Is Where I Leave You”

Review: “This Is Where I Leave You”
By September 29, 2014

Or, “This Is Where Fine Actors Waste Their Talents.” Read More

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Buzzfeed Hipsters Sample Jewish Food For the First Time

Buzzfeed Hipsters Sample Jewish Food For the First Time
By September 29, 2014

Manischewitz: yes; chopped liver: no. Read More

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Brooklyn’s Best Vintage Store Also Supports Jewish Kids With Serious Illnesses

Brooklyn’s Best Vintage Store Also Supports Jewish Kids With Serious Illnesses
By September 24, 2014

Buying a gorgeous 60s frock can be a mitzvah, too. Read More

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Honey Joys: Easy Rosh Hashanah Recipe for Kids

Honey Joys: Easy Rosh Hashanah Recipe for Kids
By September 23, 2014

Give your child the gift of culinary independence and a sugar high! Read More

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Watch Shimon Peres Look For a Job Post-Presidency

Watch Shimon Peres Look For a Job Post-Presidency
By September 22, 2014

Nanotechnology is the future, you guys. Read More

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