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Not Your Bubbe’s Recipe: Blizzard-Friendly Caribbean Matzoh Ball Soup

Not Your Bubbe’s Recipe: Blizzard-Friendly Caribbean Matzoh Ball Soup
By February 8, 2013

Fight flu season with a new take on the ultimate Jewish penicillin that adds ginger and cinnamon Read More

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The BallaBuster: Time Machines Don’t Work for Women

The BallaBuster: Time Machines Don’t Work for Women
By February 7, 2013

Taking a page from Louis C.K. to illustrate a frustrating gender divide Read More

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Wagner’s Anti-Semitism and Me: Struggling with an Artist’s Troubling Legacy

Wagner’s Anti-Semitism and Me: Struggling with an Artist’s Troubling Legacy
By February 7, 2013

A Jewish millennial comes to terms with his Baby Boomer parent’s aversion to all things German Read More

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Network Jews: Ari Gold, the Jewish Hollywood Agent on HBO’s ‘Entourage’

Network Jews: Ari Gold, the Jewish Hollywood Agent on HBO’s ‘Entourage’
By February 5, 2013

The cutthroat super-agent who’s always trying to make a movie deal, even at Yom Kippur services Read More

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Jewcy Horoscopes: Aquarius, Sign of Contradictions (Jan. 21—Feb. 20)

Jewcy Horoscopes: Aquarius, Sign of Contradictions (Jan. 21—Feb. 20)
By February 4, 2013

You might not find your beshert in time for Valentine’s Day, but some trial and error may be enough Read More

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Culture Kvetch: The Many Sides of ‘Yossi,’ Eytan Fox’s New Film

Culture Kvetch: The Many Sides of ‘Yossi,’ Eytan Fox’s New Film
By January 30, 2013

A decade after ‘Yossi & Jagger,’ we’re reintroduced to a changed—but still grieving—protagonist Read More

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Tales From the Craigslist Shabbat Dinner

Tales From the Craigslist Shabbat Dinner
By January 30, 2013

A ‘chosen’ Jewess tells all about an adventure in online beshert-seeking Read More

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Network Jews: Police Detective John Munch on ‘Law & Order: SVU’

Network Jews: Police Detective John Munch on ‘Law & Order: SVU’
By January 29, 2013

The sarcastic longtime cop with TV crossover success and a complicated relationship with Judaism Read More

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