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All posts by larry

  • Nachas with Those Nachos

    When I read the New York Times weddings announcement for Dr. Sarah Sternklar amd Marvin Davis in 1996, I had no inkling that they would...

  • Jewish Timbits from WoodStock 1969

    Forty years ago this week, half a million youth ascended to the Catskills region of New York for what became three days of music and...

  • Jews in the Mornin’ News

    Some Jewish students in Southern New Jersey were surprised to find federal agents removing some data from the Deal Yeshiva Jack and Rachel Adjmi Learning...

  • From SouthLeb to SouthMeaShe to SouthPTikva

    From South Lebanon to South Mea Shearim to the field of South P Tikva… it, sadly, all seems the same. As Jewish Maccabia athletes from...

  • A News Round-Up

    According to the Project on Excellence in Journalism, last week, a third of the stories on U.S. TV were about Iran pre-death, but after the...

  • Was ‘Heart of Jenin’ Heartless or Heartfelt?

    Last evening in those few American households that chose not to watch another CNN package on Michael Jackson, Wide Angle broadcast “Heart of Jenin” on...

  • What’s New in Kosher Foods? Part 1

    The 55th annual Fancy Food and Confectionary Show came to NYC in the past week, with its over 24,000 attendees and over 1,000 vendors of...

  • Palestine is for (food)Lovers

    Greetings from Asbury Park the 55th Annual Fancy Food and Confectionary trade show in New York City, which had about 24,000 buyers and attendees and...

  • Dinner-Snack News Roundup

    Some news to browse while avoiding the television tonight… Is a Jewish school in London Racist? If admission is barred based on religion, is that...

  • Breakfast News Round Up

    My morning news round-up: Skipping the cereal for some morning material It is reported that Billy Joel’s third wife, Katie Lee, has separated from the...

  • Who Got Sammy’s Menorah and the Rabbi’s Crown?

    Sammy Davis, Jr., the quadruple-plus threat – actor, dancer, singer, member of the famed Rat Pack, and African-American Jew – received a menorah, as a...

  • Envy and Celebration Last Night in Battery Park City

    The Jewish guy did not win American Idol. The Israelis did not win at Eurovision. And the Norwegian Eurovision winner, although born in Minsk, and...

  • The Real Bro-Mance

    In theaters this Spring is a Jewish Bro-Mance film that has created some buzz. I Love You Man, stars Paul Rudd as Peter Klaven and...

  • Greater Tragedy Averted at Wesleyan

    A disturbed stalker who is accused of murdering a student at Wesleyan University surrendered to police yesterday in Connecticut. A greater tragedy was averted, since...

  • Iom Ha atzmaut in Argentina

    Hola! Don´t cry for me, Jewlicious and Eretz Israel, for I, your intrepid correspondent, am in Argentina for a Bar Mitzvah. I arrived in Buenos...

  • Move over David and Jonathan, Here Come Judah and Ezra

    A cute thing happened on the way to the Forum, I mean a seder, in NYC this weekend. It was the opening of a new...

  • Good Morning Starshine…

    Why are you awake and reading this? You should be asleep (depending on your time zone), so that you can arise early with me, to...

  • Puttin’ the Hagg in My Haggadah

    It is never too early to start thinking about which Haggadah we are going to use this chag, hagg, or Passover holiday. There are so...

  • Dog Bites Man (not news), Man Bites Dog (news), Hot Dog Sparks Jewish Riot (super news)

    Not since a candy bar was found floating in a country club swimming pool, has there been such a near riot over something tubular. It...

  • This is Not a Hamantaschen….

    This is what I learned in elementary school… Ceci n’est pas une hamantaschen, mon haverim… Yes, there are those who will try to say that...