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Graphic Novelist Liana Finck on Yiddish Letters, Teen Angst, and Becoming a Book Person

Graphic Novelist Liana Finck on Yiddish Letters, Teen Angst, and Becoming a Book Person
By July 23, 2014

Q&A with the author of “A Bintel Brief: Love and Longing in Old New York” Read More

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Jason Bateman and Jon Stewart Talk Passover, Yiddish

Jason Bateman and Jon Stewart Talk Passover, Yiddish
By April 1, 2014

Pop quiz: define ‘chazerai’ Read More

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Yiddish Returns to UT Austin

Yiddish Returns to UT Austin
By March 21, 2014

Students will be able to fulfill foreign language requirements for most majors. Read More

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Watch Harold Ramis’ Yiddish-Speaking Cameo

Watch Harold Ramis’ Yiddish-Speaking Cameo
By March 5, 2014

“Walk Hard: The Dewey Cox Story” redeems itself with this one scene. Read More

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Jewcy Horoscopes: Taurus, the Hedonistic Bull

Jewcy Horoscopes: Taurus, the Hedonistic Bull
By May 14, 2013

Jewcy’s resident astrologist reveals all in our monthly astrology series Read More

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Network Jews: Dr. John Zoidberg, the Klutzy Jewish Crustacean on ‘Futurama’

Network Jews: Dr. John Zoidberg, the Klutzy Jewish Crustacean on ‘Futurama’
By January 22, 2013

Planet Express’ resident doctor has questionable medical skills and a strong Yiddish accent Read More

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Jewcy Horoscopes: Capricorn, the Cardinal Earth Sign (Dec. 21–Jan 20)

Jewcy Horoscopes: Capricorn, the Cardinal Earth Sign (Dec. 21–Jan 20)
By January 7, 2013

Start 2013 on the right foot with a Yiddish-inflected glimpse ahead Read More

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Mother Russia and the Jews: An A-Z Guide

Mother Russia and the Jews: An A-Z Guide
By December 3, 2012

Some things that weren’t mentioned on Israeli President Shimon Peres’ recent visit to the Motherland Read More

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