Monthly Archives: November 2013

The Surprisingly Wide World of Hasidic Fashion

November 29, 2013
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jews-of-today3

Have you ever noticed the difference between one Hasid’s hat and another? Michael Levin hadn’t either—until he moved to Williamsburg, Brooklyn, in 2007 and met his new neighbors. Levin, who was raised secular, was fascinated by the astounding 19th-century stylings of the Hasidic community, and set out to both understand and capture…

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Yiddish Theater for the Kindergarten Set

November 28, 2013
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A late-in-life career change isn’t so unusual. A mathematician who devotes his life to klezmer music. A…

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The Secret History of Hanukkah

November 27, 2013
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Everything your Hebrew school taught you about the miracle of Hanukkah is a lie. According to the Book…

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“All I Want for Thanksgivukkah is Jews” Mariah Carey Parody

November 26, 2013
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all-i-want

DISCLAIMER: This video is rated MW for Meshugganah…

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The Next Best Jewish Idea

November 26, 2013
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#makeithappen

Is a thousand bucks all it would take…

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Etgar Keret’s “Shiva Tour”

November 25, 2013
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etgar-keret

When Etgar Keret was in the IDF, he…

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Looking Back On a Crazy Childhood On The Road

November 22, 2013
By
free-spirit

Today, Joshua Safran (not to be confused with Joshua…

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Israeli Zombies Hit the Big Screen

November 21, 2013
By
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When an Israeli Defense Forces special ops unit heads to…

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Hitler’s Jewish Psychic

November 20, 2013
By
hanussen

“I see victory for you. It cannot be…

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Cool, Kitschy Hanukkah Gifts 2013

November 19, 2013
By
goticka-2

Happy Hanukkah, Jewniverse! Check out our wacky, kitschy Hanukkah…

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The Screw-y, Filthy World of Al Goldstein

November 18, 2013
By
Al_Goldstein

The lives of some sex peddlers are just…

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What Do You Buy the Children of the Terrorist Who Tried to Kill Your Wife?

November 15, 2013
By
what-do-you

In 2002, David Harris-Gershon and his wife, Jamie,…

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