December 11, 2013 at 9:03 am by noamsienna
Note: the printed book The Hobbit (1994 edition) is indicated by an italicized title, while Peter Jackson’s 2012 film “The Hobbit: An Unexpected Journey” is referred to with quotation marks. “According to the Nature of the Dwarves”: An Introduction to Dwarves and Jews On my way home from seeing “The Hobbit: An Unexpected Journey” […]
April 24, 2013 at 12:00 am by Roni
Return of the Jedi and Lag BaOmer – what can we learn from them about the nature of fire?
February 14, 2013 at 8:22 am by Jonah Rank
Donald Fagen releases new neuroses on his latest disc. Have the Jews assimilated enough to his liking?
September 2, 2012 at 8:56 am by Jonah Rank
Why is Hollywood interested in a film about a Yiddish legend? Who cares? (Aside from people looking for content in a film…)
May 29, 2012 at 11:19 am by dmkwait
Aliens as a conversation piece for anti-Semitism…
May 15, 2012 at 11:13 am by Joshua Mocle
Growing up, Judaism was an ever-present entity in my life. My family went to synagogue every week, hung Israeli flags everywhere, attended all days of every high holiday, danced in a circle on occasion, kept Kosher (only at home near the shiny, renovated Kosher kitchen though), placed Adam Sandler on a pedestal higher than most […]
March 7, 2012 at 1:29 pm by Jonah Rank
The Jews and the Boss are getting out their costumes in time for Purim.