About Heshy Fried

"Heshy Fried takes humorous situations and idiosyncrasies inherent with living an observant lifestyle and rants about them in both a highly animated and humorous manner. I would describe him sort of as the “Frum Dennis Miller.”

Heshy offends orthodox Jews multiple times daily in his blog Frum Satire and you can see his rants, skits and live performances on his You Tube page.



Have You Gotten “the Borough Park Stare”?

By December 30, 2008

I am sitting in a random kosher pizza shop in Brooklyn. I am sitting here, eyebrows furrowed, pissed off at the racket we know as the kosher pizza shop cartel. Three dollars for a slice of pizza. The quality of … Read More

The Hitchhikers’ Guide to Ultra-Orthodoxy

By December 29, 2008

Charedi (Israel): Are you clutching a stone in your hand while screaming "Shabbos!" at the top of your lungs on some garbage-filled side street off of Geulah in Yerushalyim? Hmm…let me see what is on the list to ban today? … Read More

Kosher Toilet Paper???

By December 26, 2008

Like many of you, I thought this was a joke, unfortunately it is not. It seems that there is a whole economy based on the ridiculous modern day stringencies posed by Rabbinical authorities who in my view should be more … Read More

Kiddush: A Timeless Classic

By December 20, 2008

I can remember sitting next to my father in shul, an antsy 10 year old waiting none-too-patiently for the announcements that would herald the end of the service. I knew they would come, I just didn’t know if they would … Read More