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World Cup Soccer: Another Thing the Haredi Media Can’t Find Pleasure In

By June 23, 2010

The World Cup is a time for soccer fans, and people who pretend to be soccer fans, to watch the most popular game on Earth, played on it’s biggest stage.  The only people who don’t care?  The fun loving haredi … Read More

World Cup Soccer: Another Thing Religious Jews Can’t Find Pleasure In

By June 23, 2010

The World Cup is a time for soccer fans, and people who pretend to be soccer fans, to watch the most popular game on Earth, played on it’s biggest stage.  The only people who don’t care?  The fun loving haredi … Read More

Anybody Else get an Uneasy Feeling From the Green Hornet Trailer?

By June 22, 2010

I really like Seth Rogen.  If you send me into a movie theater for one his films, I’ll probably do so grumbling all the way to my seat, but I will inevitably tell you that I loved just about every … Read More

The Big Jewcy: Jared Bloom, Writer and Performer

By June 16, 2010

We used to really love The Onion, then we started reading The Full Ginsburg, a political comedy group that produces web videos and comedy shows in New York City, and we made the switch. Since Jared Bloom is listed second … Read More

The Big Jewcy: Sam Apple, Adam Wilson, & Adam Baer of The Faster Times

By June 11, 2010

Sam Apple is sure there is still a profit to be made in journalism, and he thinks that his website, The Faster Times, is the new model for doing it.  With it’s unique membership program and quirky reporting, the site … Read More

The Big Jewcy: Jeremy Krinsley, Editor of Imposemagazine.com

By June 10, 2010

Pitchfork has the rating system, Stereogum has the premiers, and Brooklyn Vegan’s got the photos, but everybody knows that Impose is the place you go to learn about bands that everybody else will be jocking in 3-9 months.  At the … Read More

Isn’t Lou Reed a Little bit tool old to be a Douchebag?

By June 10, 2010

At this point it’s almost comical to read any interview with Lou Reed.  Jonathan Wingate of the Jewish Chronicle asks some really valid questions about Reed’s newly remastered version of Metal Machine Music:   Does Reed agree that Metal Machine … Read More

The Big Jewcy: Adam Lustick, Funnyman/Writer/Rapper

By June 8, 2010

                           Full discretion: Adam Lustick is our boy.  And by "our boy" I mean he contributes to Jewcy.    Do we feel awkward about this?  Not at all.  … Read More