Monthly Archives: September 2017

Tea and Cookies and Death

How my experience at a “Death Café” helped me prepare for Yom Kippur. Read More

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Ten Years Later: The High Holidays for an Ex-Orthodox Jew

As Yom Kippur approaches, looking back. Read More

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The Hasidic Wisdom of ‘BoJack Horseman’

What the cartoon’s screw ups teach us about repentance. Read More

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The Jewish Background of Olivia Newton-John

(And happy 69th birthday to the star!) Read More

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Jewcy Recipes: A Mazel-Tov Cocktail

This rum-based drink will make any simcha extra zesty. Read More

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On ‘Difficult People’ and Being a Dirt Person

A love letter to Billy Eichner and Julie Klausner Read More

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‘Twin Peaks’ and Teshuva

What can Agent Dale Cooper teach us in the season of repentance? Read More

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Mosh Hashanah: A Jewish Punk Playlist for the High Holidays

Rock out with your shofar out! Read More

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