Posts Tagged ‘ comic books ’

Marvel’s Newest Superhero Has Inflammatory Bowel Disease

August 23, 2016
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Marvel's Newest (and Jewiest?) Superhero Has Irritable Bowel Syndrome

Superman’s weakness is kryptonite. Wonder Woman is invincible unless you touch her bulletproof bracelets. And Samarium can protect anyone, as long as you don’t make fun of his digestion. This is not a joke. Samarium is part of a revolutionary awareness campaign developed for and by people living with inflammatory…

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Meet London’s Jewish Teenage Comic Genius, Famous Since Age 8

June 29, 2016
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Meet London's Jewish Teenager Comic Genius, Scribbling Since Age 8

When most 8-year-olds sit down with paper and pens, there’s lots of stick figures, basic…

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X-Men Asks: Are You a Jew, or a Mutant?

October 20, 2015
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You are hated by groups of people worldwide. You assume powers when you turn thirteen.…

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What’s an Omer?

May 10, 2012
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As far as Jewish rituals go, counting the Omer is…

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A Self-Operating Napkin

May 7, 2012
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url

If you’ve ever seen a needlessly complicated contraption–take,…

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The Holocaust, with Punchlines

April 19, 2012
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the holocaust with punchlines

Edge City is a daily comic strip published in many national…

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Samson, Meet Delilah

April 4, 2012
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samson meets delilah

A new online comic takes its inspiration from…

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Lost in Tel Aviv

November 18, 2011
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eric-orner

Eric Orner is a comic book artist who is disconnected…

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A Secret History of Yiddish

November 15, 2011
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If languages had personalities, then Yiddish would probably be gruff…

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Supergod

August 28, 2011
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Is Superman Jewish? His creators, Jerry Siegel and Joe Shuster,…

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A Crime-Fighting Chaim

August 10, 2011
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chaim

We’ve been fascinated with comic books lately–with nine superhero films this…

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Green Lantern’s Boss is Jewish

June 24, 2011
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green lantern

One of this summer’s biggest-budget films has an…

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