Why do Jews lift their newlyweds up in the air in chairs?
Close Encounters of the Hebraic Kind follows pig farmer Christian Christianson who witnesses an El Al Airline plane flying through the night sky.
The Buffeter Betrayer says: that “homemade pie” is from Costco!
Grocery stores are full of men – very, very bewildered looking men. Welcome to the world of men’s food shopping.
There are benefits to voting that I bet you didn’t even consider.
How about mandatory kosher delis in every major city?
Wanted: Someone to make a proper home, a quiet home, a kosher home…
From the canvas sukkah to the Sukkahmobile, here are some structures you might see over Sukkot.
Some traffic signs that We Jews can understand, from my JTB (Jewish Traffic Blog).
Get the best bang for your buck out of your High Holiday seats in shul this year.
I’m representing Israel in the Funniest Person in the World competition. No joke.
The dos and don’ts of communicating with your Jewish mom/son.
Leopold Plotkin wants to rehearse his bar mitzvah speech. His crazy family has other ideas.
Class, complete the sentence: “If I get to class and Mr. Schmutter isn’t there…”
Let’s make traffic signs that we Jews can understand!
BRB no longer means “Be right back,” but “Bubbie requested bagels.”
Celebrating Jewish Olympians who stole our hearts, and those who didn’t.
New words for today's young and fast-moving generation.
The rabbis instructed us to eliminate baseless hatred. Here are some of my tips for even the most annoying of people.
Just before his passing, Harry Houdini apparently said, “Now you see me; now you don’t!”
Summer is upon us and that means one thing: vacation. Here are some survival secrets for the kosher traveler.
“I can’t believe someone just left their baby like that, lying on the chair, alone! Whose baby is that?!”
I’ve gone from having no community, to being in the standup comedy community, to being a member of the LA Jewish community. I’m a lucky man.
A British Jew gives her take on the Brexit and how the British Jewish community is handling it.
Want to shop in the ancient Israeli marketplace but don’t know where to start? Allow me to enlighten you.
Some theme party ideas for adults considering a belated Bar or Bat Mitzvah.
My country is dominated by discussions of whether Britain should leave the European Union. I can’t wait until this is over.
At the Dead Sea, just agree that you WILL float. Don’t argue with everyone around you that you’re an exception to the rule. Relax and SURRENDER.
Hamas official: “If one of our rockets were to kill a gorilla, we would completely alienate our core support base of 18 to 22-year-old left-wing American Facebook commenters.”
We Jews adore questions. The answers – eh not so much.
In honor of Yom Yerushalayim and Shavuot, join me on my Western Wall tour.
They say that Yiddish is dying off, but I’m not ready to give this colorful language any sort of burial!
I worked in the kitchen at a Passover hotel in France. I survived and still love Judaism.
It took me until my 50s before I finally realized how much my parents really cared for me, and how much they really loved me.
Start your celebration with a “Mangal” – which is an Israeli BBQ that is too small to cook on.
Britain’s Labour party has an anti-Semitism problem. This is an advanced copy of their PR plan to rectify that problem.
Don’t you get annoyed when people want to point out that you said something stupid and say, “Hellllooooo?!?!”
Shakespeare’s Jewish connection, and a scene from my Jewish rendition of Hamlet, called “Hemlet.”
Afikomen Omen: Noun. The unfortunate curse of never being able to locate the hidden Matzah.