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Why Are Jews So Obsessed With Bacon?

Why Are Jews So Obsessed With Bacon?
By April 25, 2013

An observant woman takes on the cultural fetishization of bacon, the ultimate symbol of trayf Read More

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It’s Hard to Be a Mensch at a Crowded Kosher Supermarket on Thursday Night

It’s Hard to Be a Mensch at a Crowded Kosher Supermarket on Thursday Night
By March 14, 2013

Shopping for Shabbos groceries in Crown Heights was where I learned how to really be a Hassid Read More

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David Brooks’ Orthodox Fantasy

David Brooks’ Orthodox Fantasy
By March 8, 2013

The New York Times columnist abandons his critical faculties on a trip to a kosher supermarket Read More

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Daily Jewce: Babs’ Brooklyn Homecoming, Jewish Jokes are Fine Now

Daily Jewce: Babs’ Brooklyn Homecoming, Jewish Jokes are Fine Now
By October 12, 2012

In the news today: Jack Black’s lost action flick, PETA takes on Pokeman, and more Read More

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Daily Jewce: Rashida Jones’ German Lesson, Seinfeld’s Letter to the NYT

Daily Jewce: Rashida Jones’ German Lesson, Seinfeld’s Letter to the NYT
By October 3, 2012

In the news today: Barbra on Brooklyn, ‘Jewish Jocks’ is highbrow brilliant, life as a Jew in China, and more Read More

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Sorkin’s Jews of Yore

Sorkin’s Jews of Yore
By August 24, 2012

In anticipation of ‘The Newsroom’ finale on Sunday, a look at some of Sorkin’s beloved Jewish characters on ‘The West Wing’ and ‘Sports Night’ Read More

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Daily Jewce: Madonna Sued in Russia, Mike D.’s Brooklyn Toile Wallpaper

Daily Jewce: Madonna Sued in Russia, Mike D.’s Brooklyn Toile Wallpaper
By August 20, 2012

In the news today: Seinfeld on lipstick, Nickelback and Jason Alexander, Aly Raisman and Joe Jonas, and more Read More

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