Monthly Archives: September 2014

Debut Novelist Yelena Akhtiorskaya on Misery, Writing, and Brighton Beach

“Russian writers are like Russian people: there’s not a lot of bullshit.” Read More

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Review: “This Is Where I Leave You”

Or, “This Is Where Fine Actors Waste Their Talents.” Read More

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Buzzfeed Hipsters Sample Jewish Food For the First Time

Manischewitz: yes; chopped liver: no. Read More

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Brooklyn’s Best Vintage Store Also Supports Jewish Kids With Serious Illnesses

Buying a gorgeous 60s frock can be a mitzvah, too. Read More

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Happy High-Holy-Birth-Day!

For fall babies, birthdays often coincide with Rosh Hashanah and Yom Kippur. We weigh the pros and cons. Read More

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Honey Joys: Easy Rosh Hashanah Recipe for Kids

Give your child the gift of culinary independence and a sugar high! Read More

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Watch Shimon Peres Look For a Job Post-Presidency

Nanotechnology is the future, you guys. Read More

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Not Your Bubbe’s Rosh Hashanah Dessert: Salted-Caramel Apple Galette

Because life is a bit too complicated for things to just be “sweet.” Read More

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