Israel

How Much Would You Pay Woody Allen to Film a Movie in Israel?

How Much Would You Pay Woody Allen to Film a Movie in Israel?
By July 9, 2012

Seriously though, cough it up—it costs $18 million Read More

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Before Leaving for Israel, One Last Stop at the Electronics Store

Before Leaving for Israel, One Last Stop at the Electronics Store
By June 18, 2012

The familiar pre-trip rituals that symbolized the arrival of summer for one young girl Read More

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Why I Didn’t Go to this Year’s Israel Day Parade

Why I Didn’t Go to this Year’s Israel Day Parade
By June 7, 2012

A parade attendee (and performer) for eight consecutive years wonders why anyone bothers to show up to the annual exhibition of dancing schoolchildren Read More

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Daily Jewce: Madonna’s Le Pen Swastika, Meyers’ Galliano Joke, and more

Daily Jewce: Madonna’s Le Pen Swastika, Meyers’ Galliano Joke, and more
By June 5, 2012

In the news today: Drew Barrymore weds Will Kopelman, Jake Gyllenhaal to star in Jose Saramago adaptation, Laurel Snyder’s new children’s book, and more Read More

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Why I Don’t Want the Israeli Government to Consider Me a Rabbi

Why I Don’t Want the Israeli Government to Consider Me a Rabbi
By June 4, 2012

A rabbinical student suggests that instead of judging his religiosity, Israel’s government should focus on infrastructure, education, and social services Read More

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Israeli Researchers Develop Medicinal Cannabis Plant that Won’t Get You High

Israeli Researchers Develop Medicinal Cannabis Plant that Won’t Get You High
By May 31, 2012

Lower levels of THC in new medicinal marijuana plant eliminate side effects, including the munchies Read More

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Listen to Regina Spektor’s New Album, ‘What We Saw from the Cheap Seats’

Listen to Regina Spektor’s New Album, ‘What We Saw from the Cheap Seats’
By May 21, 2012

The Russian-born singer first experimented with songwriting in high school, making up songs while hiking in Israel on a summer trip Read More

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‘Battleship’ Director Peter Berg Gets Heated About Israel in Interview

‘Battleship’ Director Peter Berg Gets Heated About Israel in Interview
By May 15, 2012

In an Israeli television interview to promote his new film, ‘Battleship,’ Berg calls Israeli reporter a draft dodger and asks if he’s Jewish Read More

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