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Ode To Britney

Ode To Britney
By March 22, 2007

In honor of Britney Spears "successfully completing" her stint at rehab today after several failed attempts. And because Izzy brought the song to Beth Gottfried's attention earlier in her "Ode To Amy Winehouse" post.

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The Tribe: Trailer

The Tribe: Trailer
By January 30, 2007

What can the most successful doll on the planet show us about being Jewish today? Narrated by Peter Coyote, the film mixes old school narration with a new school visual style. The Tribe weaves together archival footage, graphics, animation, Barbie … Read More

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Mr. Boston: “Light-Skinned Blacks are A-OK”

Mr. Boston: “Light-Skinned Blacks are A-OK”
By January 30, 2007

Mr. Boston, "charming" New York's mother on VH1's "I Love New York". The show's a hit in the Jewcy offices, beating its forebearer "Flava Of Love" by a longshot. The white n' pasty Mr. Boston, representing all of Judaism everywhere, … Read More

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The Blasphemy Challenge

The Blasphemy Challenge
By January 9, 2007

The Rational Response Squad is giving away 1001 DVDs of The God Who Wasn't There, the hit documentary that the Los Angeles Times calls "provocative — to put it mildly." There's only one catch: We want your soul. It's simple. … Read More

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Iranian Students Protest Ahmadinejad

Iranian Students Protest Ahmadinejad
By December 18, 2006

Iranian students at Amir Kabir University denounce Ahmadinejad as the fascist dictator he is.

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LetMyPeopleGo.com – The Ball on Christmas Eve – Nation’s Biggest Jewish Singles Event

LetMyPeopleGo.com – The Ball on Christmas Eve – Nation’s Biggest Jewish Singles Event
By November 28, 2006

The Ball, sponsored by LetMyPeopleGo.com, has been the nation's biggest Jewish Singles event 11 years in a row. More than 3,000 people attend each year. This is video from The Ball at Avalon and The Park.

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Jewcy Launches

Jewcy Launches
By November 16, 2006

The Jewcy team gathers around Craig's webcam to bear witness to the birth of the next greatest thing. Meanwhile, they decide to launch the site. Awkwardness abounds when everyone realizes sending a "welcome" email just isn't as exciting as it … Read More

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Jews on the Beach

Jews on the Beach
By November 15, 2006

Some rednecks catch a Hasid catchin' some sun on the beach. Or burying a body.

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