Martha Stewart and the Case of the WASPy Matzah

April 18, 2014
By
martha

Poor Martha Stewart. A few years ago she wasn’t invited to a Passover seder. Never one to miss an opportunity to participate in a lavish meal, Stewart—though not a Jew herself—wanted to keep the tradition alive. So she took the next logical step and invited comedian Joan Rivers onto her show to make chocolate-covered…

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Beatboxing for Passover

April 17, 2014
By
backstage-pass

For a people so committed to explaining ourselves, it’s not terribly surprising that at some point,…

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Suicide Prevention at the Seder Table

April 14, 2014
By
elijah2

On the night of the seder, Elijah the Prophet plays Santa Claus (well, those aren’t the exact words) hopping…

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Painting Your Fingernails With Plagues

April 11, 2014
By
midrash-mani

When recounting the story of the ten plagues at the…

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Passover with Metallica

April 10, 2014
By
metallica

That kid in your math class with greasy…

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How Big Is Your Afikoman?

April 9, 2014
By
seder-placemat

How many Saltines can you eat in a minute? How…

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Haggadahs by JDate

April 8, 2014
By
phar

We dare you to go on a JDate…

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Pop Goes the Haggadah!

April 7, 2014
By
pop-hagaddah

The seder is an ancient ritual, but your haggadah doesn’t…

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Discover the Promised Land…in Lake Erie

April 4, 2014
By
arara-2

Imagine: It’s 1825, and the idea of Jewish…

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Morning Jew News & Schmooze!

April 3, 2014
By
morning-jews-1

What do you get when two Jewish comedians—one…

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Sweet New Sounds from the Ancient City of Jaffa

April 2, 2014
By
abu-nassar

On Luna Abu Nassar’s Bandcamp-released debut album, Asaper Lakh (“I’ll…

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The Last Man Who Spoke Provence’s Dead Jewish Language

April 1, 2014
By
Armand-Lunel

In 1977, Apple Computers incorporated, Menachem Begin became…

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