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An Arab League Observer Speaks

An Arab League Observer Speaks

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An anonymous Arab League observer risks his life to Tweet from within Syria.

The Jewish Disorder Manual

The Jewish Disorder Manual

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My very own Diagnostic and Statistical Manual of Mental Disorders for my very own people.

Behind the PTA

Behind the PTA

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A teacher tells all about what’s really happening on parent teacher night.

Dear 2012

Dear 2012

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On open letter to 2012 on behalf of the Jewish people.

The Jewish Grinch

The Jewish Grinch

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As a Jew, I love the Christmas season, because it reminds me that I am different.

Extreme Sports: Jewish Style

Extreme Sports: Jewish Style

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A guide to upside down dreidel spinning.

The 2011 Do Not Buy Guide

The 2011 Do Not Buy Guide

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This year’s 6 least popular Chanukah gifts.

Tebowmania

Tebowmania

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Is Tim Tebow taking a page from Judah the Maccabbee?

Jewish Empty Nesters

Jewish Empty Nesters

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You know you're one when…

Arab League Sanctions Syria, Crushes Windpipes

Arab League Sanctions Syria, Crushes Windpipes

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“The press in the Arab world is free to criticize Syria -- and only Syria!”

Paul McCartney-owitz?

Paul McCartney-owitz?

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Rumor has it Paul McCartney is converting to Judaism. Nu, so let's investigate.

Thanksgiving Is for Turkeys

Thanksgiving Is for Turkeys

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I’m sitting out Thanksgiving this year. Not because I am un-American, but because I’m full.

Don’t Ask Your Children This

Don’t Ask Your Children This

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Questions Jewish parents should never ask their children.

7 Billion Is Not Enough

7 Billion Is Not Enough

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World population may have hit seven billion people, but here’s why we need more.

Nobel Nobodies

Nobel Nobodies

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5 Jewish geniuses were just awarded Nobel prizes. But sadly many more were rejected.

Yiddish Curses for the New Millennium

Yiddish Curses for the New Millennium

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He should grow like an onion with his head in the ground.

The Year We Built the Sukkah

The Year We Built the Sukkah

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Some kids nag their dad to get them a dog. Mine nagged me to build them a sukkah.

Finding Beauty in Tragedy

Finding Beauty in Tragedy

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My husband just had a devastating stroke and the power of Jewish humor is helping me get through it.

It Could be Worse

It Could be Worse

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With the ten days of repentance upon us, let’s work on our pessimism. Not that it’s going to help anything.

Martha Stewartstein?

Martha Stewartstein?

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Oy Vey! It’s the Martha Stewartization of Israel!

Jwitter

Jwitter

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How to get Jewish followers on Twitter.

Jewish-ish

Jewish-ish

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Catholics are Catholics, never Catholic-ish, and Protestants are Protestants, never Protestant-ish. So why are we hedging our bets?

Like Totally Awesome

Like Totally Awesome

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Millennial-Speak: Totally awesome ways to butcher an already totally awesome language.

The Tribe Hits the Tube

The Tribe Hits the Tube

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This year’s fall TV lineup has some interesting Jewish characters.

All the Trimmings

All the Trimmings

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Five ways to save on your upcoming wedding.

Arab Spring and Israeli Summer

Arab Spring and Israeli Summer

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Israel is showing the world how it’s done once again. This time, it’s how to protest.

Jew Aid

Jew Aid

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Jewish celebrities band together to help trim the deficit.

The Lost Art of Babysitting

The Lost Art of Babysitting

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We beg them to let us pay them to come to our houses, sit on our couch, do almost no work and raid our refrigerator. The teenagers have officially won.

Will & Kate’s Excellent Jewish Adventure

Will & Kate’s Excellent Jewish Adventure

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What would it look like if Will and Kate came to my house for dinner…

The Jewish Mantra

The Jewish Mantra

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“Oy” is a tiny word that goes a long way.

The Jewish Brotherhood

The Jewish Brotherhood

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Israel’s future political force?

The Art of the Shmooze

The Art of the Shmooze

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Improve your Shmooze IQ with my Shmooze Dos and Don’ts.

Seoul Man

Seoul Man

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I have a message for my Korean exchange student, 20 years in the making.

If I Were a Rich Woman

If I Were a Rich Woman

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I write for a living. In other words, I ain’t rich.

Hard Work

Hard Work

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Check out this survey of the worst summer jobs for Jewish students…ever.

My Commencement Address

My Commencement Address

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Students around the world who will be graduating shortly, gather around and listen to my pearls of wisdom.

Did Jews Kill Bin Laden?

Did Jews Kill Bin Laden?

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An elite team of Jewish celebrities may have helped bring down Bin Laden.

Clipping Internet Coupons

Clipping Internet Coupons

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I never thought I'd miss green stamps.

Bar Mitzvah Life Lessons

Bar Mitzvah Life Lessons

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All I really need to know in life, I learned from my Bar Mitzvah.

Passed Over

Passed Over

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My wanderings through the Hollywood desert.

The Passover Hustle

The Passover Hustle

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I love cleaning for Passover. No, I am not mentally unstable.

Is Laughter Really the Best Medicine?

Is Laughter Really the Best Medicine?

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The best? Come on.

Don't Ask Your Spouse This

Don't Ask Your Spouse This

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Five questions you should never ask your spouse.

Priscilla’s First Purim

Priscilla’s First Purim

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Priscilla writes to her friend Vivian about experiencing her first ever Purim.

Jews Love Questions

Jews Love Questions

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To be or not to be? You call that a good question?

Fiddler on the Roof: New and Improved?

Fiddler on the Roof: New and Improved?

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Sholem Alechim’s short story has been revamped for 2011. And you will love it. Or not.

British vs. Yiddish

British vs. Yiddish

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On my first trip to Britain, even though I spoke the same language, I felt very different.

Crouching Tiger Mother Hidden Dragon

Crouching Tiger Mother Hidden Dragon

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Amy Chua unleashed a firestorm of debate about “wimpy” western child rearing. Is she right?

Advising Guys on Buying Gifts

Advising Guys on Buying Gifts

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If you’ve ever gotten a rotten present don’t blame your man. He’s GSC -- Genetically Shopping-Challenged.

We’re Here to Help

We’re Here to Help

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