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The Yiddish Walk of Fame

The Yiddish Walk of Fame
By August 16, 2016

Who are the dozens of performers who have stars in the Manhattan sidewalk? And are any still alive? Read More

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Fyvush Finkel and the Yiddish Walk of Fame

Fyvush Finkel and the Yiddish Walk of Fame
By August 15, 2016

One thing that remains of the actor’s legacy is a star on Manhattan sidewalk bearing his name. Read More

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From Boardwalk Empire To Gatsby: Top Five Arnold Rothstein Pop Culture Moments

From Boardwalk Empire To Gatsby: Top Five Arnold Rothstein Pop Culture Moments
By November 29, 2010

From dandy in Boardwalk Empire to big guy in “Eight Men Out,” the gangster Arnold Rothstein has been portrayed many different ways. Read More

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Morning Jewce: Post Rally, Jews in India, Yiddish Legends, Translation Controversy And More

Morning Jewce: Post Rally, Jews in India, Yiddish Legends, Translation Controversy And More
By November 1, 2010

Today on our daily news roundup: Olbermann’s thoughts on the Stewart/Colbert rally, Cochin Jews in India, the great Fyvush Finkel, and a Hebrew translation pisses an Egyptian off. Read More

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