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Jewlicious

  • Sonic Youth

    Oy. What a day. First, it may or may not be Yasser Arafat’s 75th birthday. Yasser was born either in Gaza or Cairo. Apparently it’s...

  • Doing It, Greek Style

    No that’s not what I’m talking about. I was talking about the new kosher restaurant that just opened in Athens, in time for the 2004...

  • Saddam is now officially toast

    Maariv reports that basically, Saddam’s daughter, the unfortunately named Raghad, has wrecked any chance her father might have had to walk away from his upcoming...

  • Love in Aisle 2

    I found myself in the super market yesterday (I usually opt for the open air shuk, as i find the super markets too overwhelming. My...

  • fax a rabbi

    If you ever find yourself backpacking through Africa and wondering if Giraffe is Kosher or in Cambodia and wondering if taking an ancient fertility statuette...

  • Yes, today is Jewish Valentine’s day

    Granted, the 15th day of the Hebrew month of Av or Tu B’Av predates Christianity by 1,500 years but whatever… The Mishna explains that on...

  • Dov Charney and Google

    UPDATE: Has a Blogger ever fisked himself? Well, I think I just might have to. Why? Because in my rush to be all snarky and...

  • We are only 39% evil!

    We were looking for a way to objectively assess the progress of Jewlicious. Of course we have access to server stats and everything but those...

  • Montreal Pride, Jew style.

    Today was gay pride in Montreal. Everywhere else in the world it happens on or around June 26. However, since that’s also close to St....

  • Introducing Laya

    Loyal Jewlilcious readers. Allow me to introduce myself. I am the Laya referenced in an earlier posting. Back from my tiring adventures as a madricha...

  • Abu Musab al-Zarqawi captured?

    Al Jazeera reports that Abu Musab al-Zarqawi has been captured by a joint force of US troops and Iraqi police. Zarqawi, responsible for a string...

  • Dress British, think….

    … stupid? What the hell does this BlogAd for New York / New Jersey law firm Coleman and Weinstein mean? “We’re smart-looking lawyers, and good...

  • French Canadians are Jewlicious?

    Uhm, I don’t know what to make of this so , well… let’s just run with it ok? St. John’s Telegram reports the following story...

  • Ilana Wexler is Jewlicious!

    12 year old Ilana Wexler totally rocked the house in front of 35,000 wildly cheering delegates at the DNC. The founder of Kids for Kerry...

  • Interfaith Dialogue Rawks!

    I love interfaith dialogue! It contradicts the commonly held notion that religion is close minded and makes you feel all mushy and warm inside. Recent...

  • Would you like some Kabbala with your capri pants?

    This is ridiculous. Does this signify the end of the world as we know it? Or has the commoditization of Judaism just sunk to an...

  • Tisha B’Av and Senselessness

    Today is the 9th day of the Jewish month of Av. This has been one heck of a day for the Jews. It marks the...

  • No Chicken Soup for me, I’m vegetarian!

    I was reading this post and lively commentary on halachah and vegetarianism when it struck me just how many people around me do not consume...

  • Dirty Little Jew! or How not to court the Jewish vote

    So let’s say you’re running for Sheriff of Palm Beach county, and let’s say you’ve decided that getting local Jews to vote for you would...

  • “It’s for people who, like me, who wouldn’t think of going to synagogue but still want to talk about stuff.”

    So I was reading this article that I found thanks to Jewschool (Dull Piece on Jewish Cool). Titled “From Jew to Jewcy: Has a pop...