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The Hope And Tragedy Of Shalom Auslander

The Hope And Tragedy Of Shalom Auslander
By January 23, 2012

Everything you ever wanted to know about the controversial writer but were afraid to ask in one interview. Read More

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They’re Gonna Be Shouting “Mazel Tov” All Up In The Club

They’re Gonna Be Shouting “Mazel Tov” All Up In The Club
By January 23, 2012

Is this the new hot bar mitzvah anthem of the year? Read More

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The Weekly Yiderati – Shteyngart’s Tweets, Ben Marcus’ Wordless Musics, Simon Rich Shouts & Murmurs, And More

The Weekly Yiderati – Shteyngart’s Tweets, Ben Marcus’ Wordless Musics, Simon Rich Shouts & Murmurs, And More
By January 20, 2012

Our weekly roundup of all things literary because we’ve been told that Jews like books. Read More

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The Other Greatest Jewish Songwriter?

The Other Greatest Jewish Songwriter?
By January 19, 2012

Phil Ochs finally gets treated like a Master. Read More

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Jewish Women Fight Misogyny By Dancing To Queen

Jewish Women Fight Misogyny By Dancing To Queen
By January 19, 2012

On Friday, Jan 6th, 2012, a group of 250 women from Bet Shemesh decided to raise their voices against the exclusion of women from the public domain by holding a mass public dance in the city square. Read More

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The Ira Glass Infatuation Post/ This American Life Review: Catching Up With The Facebook Terrorist During a Rerun

The Ira Glass Infatuation Post/ This American Life Review: Catching Up With The Facebook Terrorist During a Rerun
By January 18, 2012

Bambi’s dusting off the keyboard for a special treat. While Ira took a breather with a rerun, we caught up with the star of Act 1 of another episode, Right to Remain Silent, Joe Lipari, whose short starring Dave Hill is making its rounds on the film fest circuit this year. Read More

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Jews Watching TV: When TV’s Best New Comedy Is Also The Worst

Jews Watching TV: When TV’s Best New Comedy Is Also The Worst
By January 17, 2012

There are shows one watches because he or she likes them and there are shows they don’t because they don’t. Also, there are shows, usually of the reality persuasion, that a person might watch because they loathe it and hate-watching is one of our times’ great cultural revelations. Read More

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No Bar Mitzvah For You

No Bar Mitzvah For You
By January 17, 2012

Why my son isn’t studying for his bar mitzvah. Read More

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