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Shoshanna on ‘Girls’ Has a Stuffed Animal Named Snuffles, Obviously

Shoshanna on ‘Girls’ Has a Stuffed Animal Named Snuffles, Obviously
By September 14, 2012

Gems from the ‘Girls’ Season 1 DVD gag reel Read More

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Culture Kvetch: The Jews of HBO’s ‘Boardwalk Empire’

Culture Kvetch: The Jews of HBO’s ‘Boardwalk Empire’
By September 5, 2012

The Jewish characters of HBO’s Prohibition drama are sometimes hackneyed and unsettling, but they’re always great TV Read More

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Sorkin’s Jews of Yore

Sorkin’s Jews of Yore
By August 24, 2012

In anticipation of ‘The Newsroom’ finale on Sunday, a look at some of Sorkin’s beloved Jewish characters on ‘The West Wing’ and ‘Sports Night’ Read More

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Daily Jewce: Shteyngart Talks Toilets, Kosher Buenos Aires, Jordache Now

Daily Jewce: Shteyngart Talks Toilets, Kosher Buenos Aires, Jordache Now
By July 27, 2012

In the news today: Larry David headed back to HBO with a film project, Oprah’s magazine endorses Ari Seth Cohen’s Advanced Style blog, and more Read More

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Network Jews: Hesh Rabkin, Jewish Loan Shark on HBO’s The Sopranos

Network Jews: Hesh Rabkin, Jewish Loan Shark on HBO’s The Sopranos
By July 3, 2012

The financially shrewd elder Jewish statesman of North Jersey, doomed to operate on the periphery of the mob world and never fully within it Read More

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Daily Jewce: Kosher Law, Joan Rivers, Shoshanna, and More

Daily Jewce: Kosher Law, Joan Rivers, Shoshanna, and More
By June 22, 2012

In the news today: the consequences of Kosher, Lipa Schmeltzer’s uncanny valley, Joan Rivers quits Botox, and more Read More

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How Do You Solve a Problem Like Shoshanna?

How Do You Solve a Problem Like Shoshanna?
By April 30, 2012

In the new HBO series ‘Girls,’ Zosia Mamet’s character, Shoshanna Shapiro, shouldn’t be just a one-dimensional punch line Read More

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Daily Jewce: Natalie Portman Does Sign Language, Jesse Eisenberg Does Voiceovers, and more

Daily Jewce: Natalie Portman Does Sign Language, Jesse Eisenberg Does Voiceovers, and more
By April 17, 2012

In the news today: Adam Mansbach doesn’t want to blurb your new book, a kosher pop-up restaurant, and more Read More

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