Close Encounters of the Hebraic Kind follows pig farmer Christian Christianson who witnesses an El Al Airline plane flying through the night sky.
Born Jerome Silberman, the frizzy-haired comedic actor touched our funny bones and our hearts.
Celebrating Jewish Olympians who stole our hearts, and those who didn’t.
Just before his passing, Harry Houdini apparently said, “Now you see me; now you don’t!”
Jewish comedian Gary Shandling leaves behind a legacy of laughter.
Presidential candidates reach out to Jewish voters. And then they have a nosh.
President Bernie Sanders declares 4 day work week because, “The Nation needs to get ready for Shabbos.”
We Jews like to look back and reflect. So reflect a little with me, won’t you?!
“What, you think there can only be Jewish humans?”
Apple is making an aggressive play for the Jewish cell phone market. Goodbye Siri, hello Shira.
Hillary isn’t the only one who has had problems with email. Check out these Jews who wish they’d destroyed their email servers.
Going on a family vacation this summer? If you want your children to still love you when you return, read this.
After all of these years of Jews eating Chinese, Chinese decide to return the favor.
Jon Stewart has won 19 Emmy Awards. I am ready to win 19 Emmy Awards, given the chance.
Least-successful Jewish celebrity-branded products like Paul Simon’s “I am a Sock.”
Did you hear about the kosher deli owner who was thinking about becoming a vegan? Let’s just say it wasn’t great for business.
Anti-Jewish Media Bias Through the Ages including: Egyptian Pharoh claims 10 plagues completely disproportionate response to slavery.
Cleanse your intellectual palate with a little Jewish trivia along with my attempt at humor.
Lesser known historical events that didn’t make Simon Schama's recent PBS 5-part series.
Even if you don’t visit the Promised Land, the Promised Land’s technology is coming to you.
An anti-Israel group is advancing a conspiracy theory that Jews control the Internet. If true, the Internet would look something like this…
Barbra Streisand is working on a top secret follow up to “Yentl,” in which Yentl becomes a militant vegan. It’s called “Lentil.”
See which notable Jews make the 2014 Jewlarious calendar.
The Chosen People’s latest miracle: Detroit Tigers name their first Jewish manager.
The new Pew study of American Jews is out. And Mark Miller has something to say about it.
Obama and Putin sit down to discuss Syria, Israel, and Macadamia Mango Mahi-Mahi.
Why the best asylum offer for Edward Snowden is the one from my Bubbie Yetta.
Food and beverage companies are scrambling to go kosher to capture the lucrative kosher market.
Least-popular incentives offered to attract new members to Jewish communities.
Sure Israeli scientists have invented some amazing technologies, but how much better off would we be with these?
As a public service, I’ve researched and selected the top Jewish stories of 2012 so you won’t have to. You’re welcome.
The most intriguing rejectees from the San Francisco Jewish Film Festival.
Private moments of Netanyahu-Obama White House visit caught on tape!