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In Praise of Kvetching

In Praise of Kvetching
By July 27, 2017

Hiking the Inca Trail, I learned that the ancient Jewish art of complaining can save the day, if you do it right. Read More

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Dreyfus! Dreyfus! Dreyfuss!

Dreyfus! Dreyfus! Dreyfuss!
By July 14, 2017

Which celebrity actor is related to the famously wrongfully accused French Jewish officer? Read More

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Abbi and Ilana Are Related!

Abbi and Ilana Are Related!
By January 30, 2017

The ‘Twice Removed’ podcast unearths the connection between the ‘Broad City’ gals. Read More

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Ask A Bubbe: Mamika

Ask A Bubbe: Mamika
By May 27, 2016

One amazing Jewish grandmother’s advice on everything from surviving World War II to French kissing. Read More

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When Bubbe is a Bridesmaid

When Bubbe is a Bridesmaid
By May 12, 2014

“I understand the younger generation. And you know what? I don’t butt into their lives.”—Dorothy Shapiro, 95 Read More

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How Does My Jewish Mother Spoil Me? Let Me Count The Ways

How Does My Jewish Mother Spoil Me? Let Me Count The Ways
By May 9, 2014

When moving day is “quality time.” Read More

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Powerhouse Sisters: Sarah Silverman And Rabbi Susan Silverman

Powerhouse Sisters: Sarah Silverman And Rabbi Susan Silverman
By March 31, 2014

“I’m godless and she’s godfull.”—Sarah Silverman Read More

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