Meet Sylvia. She’s been around for 3000 years, the last 1200 of which with an enormous bunion. But does she complain? No.
“Listen, if this interview is going on much longer, can we at least bring in a nosh?”
I thought of going on one of those “Hoarding” reality shows, except they’d make me throw out my stuff. And my stuff is important.
We Jews love to laugh at ourselves. So let’s do that with some “Jewpers” – or Bloopers involving Jews.
Archeologists discovered a 3000 year old woman in the Negev desert named Sylvia. After she woke up from her nap, she had more to say.
Archeologists just found a 3000 year old woman in the Negev. And her name is Sylvia.
Wholesaleman puts back in people’s pockets what those over-priced department store goniffs are stealing with their fancy-shmancy labels.
Can you tell if it sounds like what it means? Take this quiz and find out.
The struggles and successes of Robin Williams seem to mirror those of the Jewish people.
What do your Jewish food preferences say about you?
Part 2 of the abbreviated dictionary of Jewish diseases.
The abbreviated dictionary of Jewish diseases.
Five stereotypes of Nice Jewish Boys. Is there any truth to them?
In honor of Father’s Day, let’s learn about these fascinating Jewish fathers.
The birth of a new language: Yingloshen.
When the hard truth must be told nothing says it like Yiddish.
Ben Lesser a Holocaust survivor, on living a life that matters.
Odd and outrageous Passover tidbits…like Cher’s Seder with Gene Simmons?!
Passover cleaning has on our doorstep, so here are some silly jokes to get you laughing…before you get cleaning.
New Jewish words for Jewish young adults like…the “Tsourisphere.”
With the Sochi Olympics now over, let’s go back 100 years and imagine what a Russian “Olympics” in these shtetls would have really looked like.
Sean Penn helped rescue businessman Jacob Ostreicher from Bolivia. Let’s thanks Penn and these other lesser known heroes.
Sid Caesar passed away at the age of 91, but the laughter he created lives on.
Plan a treasure hunt to find a grocery store that’s open and ask them for the gefilte fish section.
Think you’re a hypochondriac? Come and learn from the master.
New Jewish words for Jewish young adults like… “gefiltering.”
A few of my favorite Jewish jokes for 2014.
A study shows that 9 out of 10 children have never written a proper letter.
Tinker, Tailor, Soldier Spy: An interview with Israeli mentalist Uri Geller.
Producer Stanley Kramer was the conscience of a generation.
Like: “When you got that 82 in physics your mom was actually happy?”
Like: So your last name’s Cooper. Tell me what was it before?
Interesting Yom Kippur facts, like…the name used by Palestinians for Yom Kippur.
The story of Samuel Gompers: father of the American labor and trade union movement.
What’s it like to be a writer of Jewish humor? Marnie Macauley tells all.
New Yiddish words for Jewish young adults – like…blogshert!
Weird wild and wacky Jewish facts like…getting out the Jewish vote in Pakistan.
Fascinating facts about Jews who have served in the U.S. Armed Forces.
Five questions you should never ask your child’s prospective in-laws.
Jason Alexander’s mother wept when he told her he wanted to become an actor…
As Mother’s Day approaches we salute three great pioneer American Jewish mothers.
Some people have a “bucket list; I have a “farflucket list.”