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Guest Post: Adam Levin, Author Of The Instructions

Guest Post: Adam Levin, Author Of <i>The Instructions</i>
By November 1, 2010

The chance to savor 1,000 + pages of a book that brings to mind a strange hybrid of David Foster Wallace and Philip Roth as an angsty Jewish kid in the Chicago suburbs, is one that we really suggest nobody miss out on. Adam Levin was the man who took up the challenge of writing that book, and he will be guest blogging for us over the next week. Read More

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FFJD: A Date with Jon Stewart.

FFJD: A Date with Jon Stewart.
By November 1, 2010

I was innocuously poking around on JDate when I got an IM from the user TRUTHY4U. At first I thought it was a joke – he was very clearly, at47, far and beyond out of my age range. I thought that … Read More

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Jewcy Interviews: Will Schneider of Slingshot

Jewcy Interviews: Will Schneider of Slingshot
By November 1, 2010

Will Schneider is the Director of Slingshot, a non-profit dedicated to strengthening innovation in Jewish life by developing next-generation funders and providing resources to leverage impact in the Jewish community. Read More

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The Sunday Mazel: Work For Your Weddings

The Sunday Mazel: Work For Your Weddings
By October 31, 2010

You know it’s going to be slim pickings for the week’s Sunday Mazel when the lead wedding announcement has a caption that reads, “The couple met as Snow White and Hugh Hefner, in costume at a rugby tournament.” So we’re going to go with bullet points today, and finding as much good as we can. Read More

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Top Ten Jewish Contributions to Halloween

Top Ten Jewish Contributions to Halloween
By October 29, 2010

1. The Great Pumpkin – One night a year, Linus sits and waits for the Great Pumpkin to come, but to no avail.  He does his best to fulfill all the necessary preconditions for the Great Pumpkin’s arrival, and yet … Read More

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An 86-Year-Old Bubbe Talks Brazillian Wax

An 86-Year-Old Bubbe Talks Brazillian Wax
By October 29, 2010

At Jewcy, we talk to Nana about politics. Our pals at The Frisky have no problem asking their Bubbe about things like having too much sex, having sex with multiple people, and getting everything totally shaved, ya know, down there. Read More

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Mapping The Network Of Jewish Websites

Mapping The Network Of Jewish Websites
By October 29, 2010

The following piece by Ari Y. Kelman, Professor of American Studies and Director of the Graduate Group in the Study of Religion at UC Davis, is an excerpt from a soon to be published study entitled “Reality of the Virtual: … Read More

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Daily Jewce: Pamela Anderson’s Orthodox Penpal, Covering Bob Dylan, Jews In Chicago Television Shows And More

Daily Jewce: Pamela Anderson’s Orthodox Penpal, Covering Bob Dylan, Jews In Chicago Television Shows And More
By October 29, 2010

Today: Pamela Anderson writes letters to Orthodox Jews. Our first question: who writes letters anymore? Also, Covering Bob Dylan, a lack of Jews in Chicago television shows and much more. Read More

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