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All posts tagged "Barack Obama"

  • Obama’s Whitehouse Seder

    By now everyone knows that President Obama held a historic private seder at the Whitehouse for friends, Whitehouse employees and their families. Lynn Sweet of...

  • Chomsky: Obama=Bush (!!)

    On the one hand, the historic election of Barack Hussein Obama, as the US’s 44th President and the first black man to hold the nation’s...

  • Obama and Hillary

    Obama selects Hillary - Gutsy move? Or doomed to Failure?

  • Obamba: Chocolaty Israeli Goodness

    Israel’s apparent love affair with President elect Barack Obama (and vice versa?) continues unabated. It started modestly enough with a Falafel/Shwarma joint called Mifgash Obama...

  • Obama’s Victory: Guarded Optimism

    In light of Barack Obama’s historical victory, many, not just in the Jewish community, are responding with cautious hope. No one has captured this mood...

  • Barack, Arack and Borekas!

    Join us to watch the US election results in Jerusalem.

  • You think some Jews are conflicted about Obama?

    You should see how conflicted Arab Americans are! A cursory reading of Kabobfest, the Arab American “cool” group blog, shows that Arab Americans, while overwhelmingly...

  • ¿Quien es más Jewliciouso? La batalla de los candidatos!

    Who do you think is going to win? Click to vote or just leave a comment!

  • Gay Skinheads Nabbed in Obama Assassination Plot

    America breathed a collective sigh of relief on news that two white supremacist skinheads were arrested in Tennessee over plans to go on a killing...

  • Dopebama

    Fun with Photoshop. Why? Because I can. OK, ok so Obama was pretty honest about his past Marijuana use. In an interview he stated outright...

  • Some People Are Afraid Obama is Going to Screw Them…

    Others WANT to be screwed… Yes. That’s exactly what it looks like. Standing at 7 1/2 inches tall and made of the finest Phthalate-free rubber,...

  • Jesse Undermines All The Work of the Big Schlep with one Sentence

    Seventy years ago, in Evian France, the Allied countries decided that they could not take in any refugees (Jews) from Austria and Germany. Today, Jesse...

  • DIY: Obama and Sukkot

    Meet Lisa Anne Auerbach. A resident of Los Angeles, she recently knitted this waaaay over the top, but still cute sweater/skirt combo after having been...

  • McCain Polls Ahead of Obama… In the West Bank and Gaza Strip

    When they visited the region this past summer, Obama went to Ramallah, McCain didn’t and yet, according to a recent poll, McCain is ahead of...

  • Settler Rabbi Endorses… Obama?

    I know… not what you’d expect right? But here it is – Rabbi Menachem Frohman, one of the founders of the Zionist settler movement in...

  • Les Misbarack

    The first Broadway play I ever saw was “Les Miserables.” I remember the anticipation – I had just read the novel by Victor Hugo and...

  • McCain vs. Obama: What Do Israelis Think?

    Who cares what they think? It’s a US election! But if you do care, indications are that the same sort of generational/ideological split that is...

  • Small Town Values

    With speaker after speaker extolling the virtues of “small town values” at the recent Republican National Convention, Jon Stewart and his crew at the Daily...

  • I’m Feeling A Little Manipulated Here…

    Remember how horrified you were as a Jew when you read that Barack Obama’s Western Wall note was snatched and then republished by Israeli newspaper...

  • A Barack Obama “Slave” Shirt Everyone Can Love!

    While writing that last post about the Apollo Braun / Obama “Slave” shirt controversy, I had a Rodney King moment where I couldn’t help asking...