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Olympic Gymnast Gabby Douglas’ Jewish Past

Olympic Gymnast Gabby Douglas’ Jewish Past
By December 13, 2012

In her newly published memoir, the 16-year-old gold medalist shares her family’s Jewish traditions Read More

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Culture Kvetch: Andy Zaltzman, Radio Comic for an Internet World

Culture Kvetch: Andy Zaltzman, Radio Comic for an Internet World
By August 22, 2012

John Oliver’s lesser-known partner on British podcast “The Bugle” mixes low-brow, pun-filled humor with scabrous political satire Read More

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Leave Aly Raisman Alone

Leave Aly Raisman Alone
By August 14, 2012

Why we should let the 18-year-old savor her Olympic victory instead of trying to make her the spokeswoman for American Judaism Read More

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Olympic Gold Medalist Gabby Douglas’ Favorite Meal is Matzoh Ball Soup

Olympic Gold Medalist Gabby Douglas’ Favorite Meal is Matzoh Ball Soup
By August 9, 2012

Plus 24 other things you might not know about the 16-year-old gymnast Read More

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Daily Jewce: Olympic-Sized Outrage, Bob Dylan’s Album-versary, and more

Daily Jewce: Olympic-Sized Outrage, Bob Dylan’s Album-versary, and more
By July 17, 2012

In the news today: Encyclopedia Brown, Zuck the homeowner, ultra-Orthodox web surfing, and more Read More

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Introducing Kafkarate, the Highlight of this Summer’s Whimsical Prague Games

Introducing Kafkarate, the Highlight of this Summer’s Whimsical Prague Games
By May 30, 2012

Summer ad campaign for the Czech city advertises ‘Kafkarate,’ the greatest sport you never knew existed Read More

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