May is a month for Mothers, so in their honor, let’s look at a few Jewish mothers who helped build America.
Ever heard of Sol Floersheim? Would Jew believe he helped put away Billy the Kid?
Do you know who made the first American Haggadah? If you think it was Manischewitz, think again!
Wyatt Earp, Elvis Presley and Alexander Hamilton all had Jewish connections.
In honor of Tu B’Shevat, singing the praises of the Holy Land.
Who set the world record with a one and a half hour dreidel spin?
In December, Jerry Seinfeld and I are doing stand-up comedy in Israel. Not even terrorism can stop the laughter.
Words from the Talmud are being sung in Zulu by an African choir?!
Some fascinating facts about Rosh Hashanah and Yom Kippur.
Meet the UK’s only religiously observant stand-up comedian Ashley Blaker, the only person in TV who doesn’t own a TV.
There were over 2000 Jews in colonial America and many took part in the Revolutionary War. Here’s their story.
With Father’s Day around the corner, here’s our salute to some extraordinary Jewish fathers.
When we lose sight of the big picture, humor helps us refocus.
In honor of Memorial Day, we acknowledge Jewish celebrities who served in World War II.
The story of the Jewish communities of Bahrain and Tahiti.
DidJew know a Jew invented those soy sauce take out packets we all know and love? Who nu?
Did you know, the TSA has special regulations for security checks on passengers carrying handmade matzah?
I interviewed Jackie Mason 25 years ago. Here, for the first time, I tell the story.
Jewlarious cartoonist Keren Keet shares her thoughts on Charlie Hebdo and how her profession that has suddenly been thrust into the spotlight.
The news stories of 2014 that never made the headlines but speak volumes about the true flavor of Israeli society.
The new Pew study demonstrates that Israelis are amongst the happiest people in the world. Here are 8 reasons why.
Cleanse your intellectual palate with a little Jewish trivia along with my attempt at humor.
On my recent trip to Israel I came across some things that made me smile. Come look at my pictures!
In honor of Father’s Day, let’s learn about these fascinating Jewish fathers.
Odd and outrageous Passover tidbits…like Cher’s Seder with Gene Simmons?!
Sean Penn helped rescue businessman Jacob Ostreicher from Bolivia. Let’s thanks Penn and these other lesser known heroes.
Jewlarious is holding a competition to find the best Jewish joke and we want you to tell it.
A picture perfect tour of the recent kosher food trade show at the Meadowlands in New Jersey.
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.
Having children makes me one of today's radicals. At least I can count among my fellow “radicals” a future king and queen.
Weird wild and wacky Jewish facts like…getting out the Jewish vote in Pakistan.
The story of a scuba diving Brit with Jewish roots and a connection to the British Royal family.
A small-but-growing number of people involved in the highest levels of professional comedy are observant Jews.
Fascinating facts about Jews who have served in the U.S. Armed Forces.
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.
Outrageous, odd and interesting Jewish facts to get you into the Purim spirit.
In the year 3031, there won’t be a Hanukkah?!
A leading American Jew attending the first Thanksgiving, a holiday possibly derived from Sukkot?!
Honest Abe loved the Jewish people. But could he have been one of us?
No eating pickles on Rosh Hashanah?