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Think Globally, Act: Wind Energy is a Total REC

Think Globally, Act: Wind Energy is a Total REC
By August 19, 2008

A wind turbine and an oil rig walk into a bar. The oil rig turns to the turbine and says, “Dude, I think I’m running out. I don’t know what I’m going to do… do you have a plan?” The … Read More

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The New Jew Canon: The Selected Poetry of Yehuda Amichai

The New Jew Canon: The Selected Poetry of Yehuda Amichai
By August 18, 2008

The New Jew Canon is a long-term project that seeks to canonize essential Jewish (and some Non-Jewish) reads as recommended by extraordinary rabbis, experts, and cultural leaders. Suggestions are welcome via comments or email. Title: The Selected Poetry Of Yehuda … Read More

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Eligible Jewish Bachelors Wear Jewcy Thongs on Their Heads

Eligible Jewish Bachelors Wear Jewcy Thongs on Their Heads
By August 15, 2008

Jewcy LA stepped out at the JConnect Tu b'Av event last night, and this picture pretty much sums up the evening.   This morning, a Jewcy friend e-mailed: "Dude, I felt like a piece of meat at this event! Never … Read More

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Must Have: Obamica Yarmulkes from Vanity Kippah

Must Have: Obamica Yarmulkes from Vanity Kippah
By August 15, 2008

Shmuly Tennenhaus’ life moto goes something like this: “If God gives you lemons, make Kippahs out of them.” The outcome? Introducing Vanity Kippahs, a new line of politically-inspired Kippot that encourages Jews and non-Jews alike, from both sides of the … Read More

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Izzy Grinspan Chooses to Besmirch Joyous Occasion

Izzy Grinspan Chooses to Besmirch Joyous Occasion
By August 14, 2008

Izzy Grinspan, previously in charge of Jewcy's editorial operations, has surfaced in another Yiddishly-inflected publication, recently. Jewcy spies (in the form of Jewcy's original art director, Dave Choe) sent word — and a scanned image — that Izzy and new … Read More

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The Heretic: Exploiting Undocumented Workers Exploits Judaism

The Heretic: Exploiting Undocumented Workers Exploits Judaism
By August 14, 2008

Undocumented workers, always one phone call away from deportation and a moment away from being summarily fired, are afraid to object to abusive working conditions. This makes them ripe for exploitation, as has been amply documented, and is one reason … Read More

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The New Jew Canon: The Plot Against America

The New Jew Canon: The Plot Against America
By August 11, 2008

The New Jew Canon is a long-term project that seeks to canonize essential Jewish (and some Non-Jewish) reads as recommended by extraordinary rabbis, experts, and cultural leaders. Suggestions are welcome via comments or email. Title: The Plot Against America Author: … Read More

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Must Have: Onili’s Phat Trax

Must Have: Onili’s Phat Trax
By August 8, 2008

Rising music sensation and Israeli-born artist Onili has come a long way since her days as a teenager recording songs on a four-track. With her combined singing, writing, DJ-ing, producing, promoting, and performing talents, Onili is now a classifiable “artist … Read More

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