Funk’n’stein is Israel’s go-to old school funk band. Their shows are as fun as their music is funky, and since their music is plenty funky, you can just imagine how awesome the shows are. So if you find yourself in Jerusalem on the 20th of January, they will be playing at a venue called Even […]

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Miki Zohar is an Israeli Knesset member with the Likud party. He is often seen in parliament sporting his trademark 5 o’clock shadow and despite his contention that you have to be delusional not to believe in God, he never wears a kippah. Miki is a proud son of Kiryat Gat, a rural development town […]

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David Bowie passed away at age 69 on the 10th of January, 2016, after an 18-month battle with cancer. The Times of Israel wrote a very nice piece that discussed Bowie’s drug induced flirtation with Fascism as well as his 1996 performance in Tel Aviv and his dabbling with Kabbalah and religious themes: In 1996, […]

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You have got to love Emmy’s commitment to international junkfood. In this 6th video dedicated to Israeli snackfoods, Emmy eats such beloved snacks as Egozi, grilled flavor Bisli, Tim Tam etc. as well as weird stuff like spicy tinned tuna spread and an actual can of cholent . Of course many of the […]

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Taylor, a Buzzfeed employee who is Jewish, stars in another video about Jews. This time she white-girl-raps her song of the alienation felt by a Jew at a Christmas party. While I don’t believe she’s never heard of “Secret Santa” or mistletoe, I too must admit that I have no idea what a “Yule” is. […]

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You know that Ashley Gianni is Jewish in this video because she, like all Jews, wears a giant Star of David necklace. I don’t know what else to say about this video. As I was watching it, I was all “wha….?” but Ashley is undeniably charismatic and I couldn’t look away and I was ultimately […]

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Interfaith relationships are tough at the best of times. The divorce rate among intermarried Jews is double the rate among Jews married to other Jews. Some of the pressures that make such an endeavor so challenging really come to the fore during the holiday season – obviously. That’s when the differences that intermarried couples have […]

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The queens from Ru Paul’s Drag Race put out a Christmas album called Christmas Queens . The album contains drag queen renditions of Christmas classics as well as a number of original tunes and the apparently requisite Hanukkah song. In this track, Detox goes to her Jewish boyfriend’s house expecting Christmas dinner but is instead […]

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The Jewish debaters in this clip are surprisingly passionate about their positions. Some Jews clearly suffer from Christmas envy and that’s sad. It’s sad because it’s not even envy for the Christian religion, but rather envy for the superficial and materialistic trappings of Christmas – said trappings, which include things like Christmas trees, baked ham, […]

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It’s like the title says, Soren & Jolles try to answer the question of what it would be like if Santa chilled with a couple of Jews on Christmas Eve. The big news? It seems that Santa might be a little lactose intolerant, judging by his farts. Oy.

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