Posts Tagged ‘ stereotypes ’

The Beautiful Jewish Merman Named Tikva

July 8, 2016
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The Great Jewish Merman Named Tikva

There’s Darryl Hannah as Madison, and there’s Ariel’s fight for landlocked love. We’re practically bombarded with buxom images of the quintessential mermaid–just look at your Starbucks cup. But what about their mermen counterparts? “Although I’ve never experienced sexism in the mercommunity because we do not judge—we are more like family—there…

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Anti-Semitic Hatemail Never Looked This Good

December 3, 2013
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hatemail

Hatemail is probably the most bizarre book to ever grace a coffee table. Oversized, gorgeous, and…

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A Kaiser Roll in the Bodega

July 26, 2011
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vanessahidary

Vanessa Hidary calls herself the “Hebrew Mamita.” She was raised on the Upper West Side…

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Was Leo Bloom a Jew?

June 16, 2011
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bloomsday

On June 16th, literary geeks around the world…

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