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Not Your Bubbe’s Recipe: Cuban Thanksgiving Turkey

Not Your Bubbe’s Recipe: Cuban Thanksgiving Turkey
By November 14, 2012

A juicy, flavorful Thanksgiving dish that uses citrus juice instead of greasy gravy Read More

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Network Jews: Lilith Sternin, The Ex-Wife From Hell on ‘Frasier’

Network Jews: Lilith Sternin, The Ex-Wife From Hell on ‘Frasier’
By November 13, 2012

Part siren and part schoolmarm, Frasier Crane’s ex-wife embodies the hallmarks of Jewish femininity Read More

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Mansplaining Defeated on Election Night

Mansplaining Defeated on Election Night
By November 8, 2012

Though not electing men who have no compassion for rape victims is hardly a breakthrough Read More

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Culture Kvetch: Women Aren’t Funny? Really?

Culture Kvetch: Women Aren’t Funny? Really?
By November 7, 2012

Yael Kohen’s ‘We Killed’ and the evolution of women’s roles in American comedy Read More

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John McCain Was Confused, Frustrated By a Shabbat Elevator in Israel

John McCain Was Confused, Frustrated By a Shabbat Elevator in Israel
By November 5, 2012

And other gems from Joe Lieberman’s New York Times Magazine Interview Read More

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It’s a Free Country, Baby: In Defense of Sarah Silverman’s Choices

It’s a Free Country, Baby: In Defense of Sarah Silverman’s Choices
By October 16, 2012

Responding to a rabbi’s sexist open letter to the Jewish comedian Read More

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Reality Check: The Israeli vs. American Actors of ‘Homeland’ and ‘In Treatment’

Reality Check: The Israeli vs. American Actors of ‘Homeland’ and ‘In Treatment’
By October 15, 2012

When Israeli shows get adapted for American television, the casts get glammed up—but is it realistic? Read More

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Kosher Salt: I Don’t Eat Pork

Kosher Salt: I Don’t Eat Pork
By October 12, 2012

A cheeseburger enthusiast draws the line at pork Read More

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