Comedy Central’s hit show about two young Jewish women, Broad City, shows how they struggle with fasting on Yom Kippur and the difficulties of waiting until sunset to break the fast. Granted, there’s something perverse about breaking your Yom Kippur fast with a bacon, egg and cheese bagel, but as the girls noted at the […]

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George Takei, famous for portraying Hikaru Sulu in the Sci-Fi show, Star Trek, explains to talk-show host Howard Stern that the celebrated hand sign actually alludes to the hand sign that the Kohanim use. 

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Radio Host Howard Stern and Adam Sandler share a special Jewish connection when they both recite the Bracha on the Torah together. Stern and Sandler prove they still have it.

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Sasha-Baron Cohen’s Austrian character, Brüno, attempts to gain fame by bringing peace to one of the most complicated conflicts in the world. In Sasha-Baron Cohen style, things head south quickly and hilariously. 

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Bari Weiss, a New York Times editor, speaks to Bill Maher about her new book, How to Fight Anti-Semitism and anti-Semitism in America.

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The experience all South Africans go through for when they go out for Rosh Hashanah. This video contains explicit language which may not be appropriate for younger viewers.

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Israeli women. Singing in a Yemenite /Arab dialect. In a studio in the US. The world is a weird place, am I right? Borders are almost meaningless, and if someone is awesome, their talent can spread far and wide. I guess that’s the case with Israeli group A-WA. We’ve posted them here before and hopefully […]

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Jerusalem Day is a day that celebrates the reunification of Jerusalem after the 6-Day war in 1967. Prior to that, Jerusalem was a divided city under Jordan’s control since the aftermath of the War of Independence in 1948 when the Jordanian Army kicked all Jews out of the Jewish Quarter of the Old […]

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Tel Aviv is hosting Eurovision 2019 after Israeli Netta Barzilai’s 2018 win with Not Your Toy. Apparently things are going a bit roughly for the organizers – tickets have gone unsold and the expected tourism bonanza has not turned out as expected, possibly because of the high ticket prices, the recent barrage of Hamas and […]

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This year, Israel is hosting the Eurovision Song Contest thanks to their win last year. The winning artist was Netta and the song was Not Your Toy. In anticipation of this world-class event, enjoy the clip of the song that made it all happen – and see you in Tel Aviv!

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