Bintel Brief: Ask Ron Dermer

For this week’s Bintel Brief, we’re proud to have Israeli Ambassador Ron Dermer answering your letters.Read More

Secret Jewish History of Temple Beth Shalom

By Joanie Weiss

Temple Beth Shalom is one of Boca’s most popular bridge venues. But few who cruise past to get a nosh at Izzy’s Deli realize that there’s some Yiddish in Temple Beth Shalom’s own bloodlines.Read More

Support the Jews of Ukraine: Come to Our Banquet!

At the banquet, donors will be referred to in speeches according to the following key.Read More

Pain and Ponce Are Deli's Main Ingredients

By Ian Fist

BACKWARD: As you enter the narrow doorway of Brooklyn’s Pearlstein + Dung, the first thing that greets you is the sparse shtetl décor and the pungent odor of artisanal cuisine.Read More

Vaccination Comes From Cows and Jews

By Phil O’Lologous

BACKWARD: ‘Are vaccinations horribly unkosher?’ reader Shamayim Bialik asks. He could be a relative of poet Nachman “Vestibule” Bialik from whose nickname Hallmark cards took their logo.Read More

Jew Hatred, the New Euro Retro Chic?

By Anton Weitz

BACKWARD: One of the hottest new trends in Europe is also one of the oldest — attacking Jews.Read More

'MikiLeaks' Reveals New NSA Spying Scandal

By A. M. Guilt

BACKWARD: Rabbi Barry Freundel, who has pled guilty to 52 counts of voyeurism, has revealed that he was recruited as part of a government surveillance program called ‘MikiLeaks.’Read More

Rabbi Freundel’s 8 Reasons There Should Be an Alarm Clock in The Mikveh

By A.M. Guilt

BACKWARD: Rabbi Barry Freundel gave us 8 reasons there should be an alarm clock in the mikveh.Read More

Dying to Party: Top Celebs Reveal Funeral Plans

By Coco Schnell

BACKWARD: Joan Rivers had her funeral all planned out. Will the self-planned shiva become a Jewish celebrity trend?Read More

Jewish Teen Literally Vanishes During Latest Pew Research Study

By Dagmar Waffelheuser

BACKWARD: Sixteen-year-old Justin Cohen disappeared during a follow-up interview to the 2013 landmark Pew Research Center’s survey of American Jews.Read More

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