Jewish humor

Spotlight On: The Fat Jew, AKA Josh Ostrovsky

Spotlight On: The Fat Jew, AKA Josh Ostrovsky
By October 2, 2014

He’s the CEO of an ironic personality cult based on utter insanity, with 1.3 million Instagram followers. Oh, and he’s the new James Joyce. Read More

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Help OMGWTFBIBLE Complete Epic Comedic Torah Translation

Help OMGWTFBIBLE Complete Epic Comedic Torah Translation
By August 25, 2014

It’s everything you never learned in Hebrew school. Read More

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Jews Love Jason Derulo’s “Talk Dirty to Me”

Jews Love Jason Derulo’s “Talk Dirty to Me”
By August 8, 2014

Israeli band Balkan Beat Box’s sexy horns hit the big-BIG time, and two Yiddishy/Klezmer covers. Read More

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Austin Ratner is Clark Kent Meets Woody Allen in Brooklyn

Austin Ratner is Clark Kent Meets Woody Allen in Brooklyn
By May 17, 2013

The New York Times profiles Ratner, who wrote here last month about his Jewish sense of humor Read More

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My Jewish Sense of Humor

My Jewish Sense of Humor
By April 10, 2013

Austin Ratner on how comedy in the face of tragedy shapes his new novel, ‘In the Land of the Living’ Read More

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Network Jews: Fran Fine, the Nasal-Voiced Star of ‘The Nanny’

Network Jews: Fran Fine, the Nasal-Voiced Star of ‘The Nanny’
By October 16, 2012

The fashion girl from Flushing with her own theme song, distinctive laugh, and a rich British husband. Read More

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Introducing Young Jews Blogging, an “Old Jews Telling Jokes” Weekly Feature

Introducing Young Jews Blogging, an “Old Jews Telling Jokes” Weekly Feature
By August 10, 2012

Each Friday we bring you a video from the young Jews in the cast of “Old Jews Telling Jokes” Read More

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