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JAP Attack to Hit the Airwaves

JAP Attack to Hit the Airwaves
By May 12, 2010

Tentatively called ‘Super Jappy’, a new reality show may be hittin’ the airwaves soon. Radaronline reports that women ages 21-45 are invited to a casting call to be a JAP, Jewish American Princess. As the email stated, ‘Gone are the … Read More

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The Great Jewish #Ish

The Great Jewish #Ish
By May 7, 2010

As of two days ago, my mother officially entered the Twitterverse — she is "finished with Facebook" and is @ing me any chance she gets.  Everybody is officially on Twitter, and the people at The Jewish Federations of North America realize … Read More

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Lady Gaga is Most Unkosher Thing in new Steakhouse

Lady Gaga is Most Unkosher Thing in new Steakhouse
By May 6, 2010

Even though we "went Traif" a few weeks back, we would totally welcome some kashrut coolness into the world.  The Times help the cause by tipping us off to a new kosher steakhouse in Manhattan where "it girl" Jamie-Lynn Sigler … Read More

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The Quintessential American Woman Is…Jewish?

The Quintessential American Woman Is…Jewish?
By April 29, 2010

Spring is upon us, the sun is shining (most of the time) and April showers have slowly begun to bring us the buds of May flowers. While most see this is the time for dieting, tanning and grooming for summer’s … Read More

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Is There no Refuge for Hasidic Weed Dealers?

Is There no Refuge for Hasidic Weed Dealers?
By April 26, 2010

A popular party for Orthodox outcasts might be closing up shop for good this time.  The Forward reports that the Manhattan meet up, Chulent (which we’ve heard described as a "Hasidic Animal House, but with better drugs"), is being kicked … Read More

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How TheOutNet Shattered The Hopes and Dreams of Our Nation’s J.A.P’s

How TheOutNet Shattered The Hopes and Dreams of Our Nation’s J.A.P’s
By April 16, 2010

Come on J.A.P’s, you’ve heard of TheOutNet. Famous for their "flash sales" and for being the fraternal twin sister to shopping site, Net-a-Porter, big spenders head to the site to play a high stakes game of emotional chicken. Here’s how … Read More

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Hipsters and Hasids Finally Find Common Ground

Hipsters and Hasids Finally Find Common Ground
By April 13, 2010

Who’s to blame for the low census return in Williamsburg?  NPR says it’s those wacky hipsters with their crazy mustaches and record store jobs, but as Free Williamsburg points out, it’s the Hasidic parts of the neighborhood that are seeing … Read More

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How to Unload That Leftover Manishevitz

How to Unload That Leftover Manishevitz
By April 13, 2010

A week after Passover has ended and all you want to do is get rid of all that leftover matzoh and Manishevitz.  You want to free yourself from the bondage of constipation and bad kosher wine. Over at The Faster … Read More

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