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Monthly Archives: March 2013

Jews and Baseball

March 29, 2013
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Jews and baseball: they go together like gefilte fish and horseradish. You didn’t realize? Consider: Commissioner Bud Selig? Jewish. The greatest pitcher of all time? Jewish. The guy who composed ”Take Me Out to the Ball Game”? Jewish. The Clown Prince of Baseball? Jewish. It’s an old love story, Jews and baseball. Since before Babe Ruth…

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Beyond Bubbie

March 28, 2013
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Where did your favorite Passover recipes come from? Whether they’re your own innovations or they came to…

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Shadow Puppet Exodus

March 25, 2013
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You probably mastered the shadow-puppet bunny back in grade school. But have you ever thought…

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Matzah Facial

March 22, 2013
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Passover can be hell…on your complexion. Oily kugels, heavy brisket,…

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Gilbert and Sullivan Go Yiddish

March 21, 2013
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There’s nothing inherently Yiddish-y about Gilbert and Sullivan‘s body…

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Au Revoir, Maxwell House Haggadah

March 20, 2013
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We’ve come a long way since Maxwell House’s unrivaled seder-table…

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Four More Plagues: A Gift Guide

March 19, 2013
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You’ve heard about the 10 plagues. But we’ve…

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Oma & Bella: Life is Delicious

March 19, 2013
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Holocaust survivors Bella Katz and Regina (“Oma”) Karolinski live…

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The First—and Only—Jewish Miss America

March 18, 2013
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In September of 1945, just after the end…

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When Descendants of Slaves Own Slaves

March 15, 2013
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Matthew Lopez found the inspiration for his award-winning…

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Looking for Zion in All the Wrong Places

March 14, 2013
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Emily Raboteau’s insightful new memoir, Searching for Zion, begins…

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Carrie Bradshaw and Mr. Spock Explain the Hasids

March 13, 2013
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Who wouldn’t want a behind-the-scenes guided tour through Hasidic…

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