Purim

When the Orthodox World Mocks Women Who Wear Tefillin, We All Lose

When the Orthodox World Mocks Women Who Wear Tefillin, We All Lose
By March 28, 2014

Purim satires work best when they poke fun at the powerful, not the marginalized. Read More

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Passing on Purim For A Night In With Netflix

Passing on Purim For A Night In With Netflix
By March 20, 2014

How do you celebrate the happiest Jewish holiday when you’re feeling down on religion? Read More

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Her Madgesty Does Purim, Game of Thrones Style

Her Madgesty Does Purim, Game of Thrones Style
By March 17, 2014

All Hail All Queens! All Hail Madonna! Read More

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Not Your Bubbe’s Brunch: Naan Bread with Salmon and Paneer Cheese

Not Your Bubbe’s Brunch: Naan Bread with Salmon and Paneer Cheese
By March 14, 2014

Turn Brunch and Purim upside down with this unexpected take on bagels and lox. Read More

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Why Make Hamantaschen When You Can Make Hannahtaschen?

Why Make Hamantaschen When You Can Make Hannahtaschen?
By March 13, 2014

Nothing smaller than an elbow, you guys! Read More

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In the Story of Queen Esther, Echoes of My Own Coming Out

In the Story of Queen Esther, Echoes of My Own Coming Out
By March 13, 2014

“Here was I, a kid of thirteen, trying to take off the mask of childhood and become a fully-fledged member of the Jewish people.” Read More

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Not Your Bubbe’s Purim Cookie: Kolooschen

Not Your Bubbe’s Purim Cookie: Kolooschen
By March 10, 2014

This fruity, cardamom cookie is a fun riff on Persian koloochehs and Eastern European hamantaschen. Read More

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Zach Braff Promotes Yeshiva University In New Purim Video

Zach Braff Promotes Yeshiva University In New Purim Video
By February 13, 2014

The month of Adar (1) is here. Read More

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