Jewish Journal

Jonathan Kesselman

  • Mel Gibson’s address to the General Assembly

    November 9, 2006 | 7:00 pm

    Ladies, Gentlemen, and Jews:

    Welcome to beautiful Los Angeles! I write to you from the set of my new Ismar Schorsch biopic starring Danny Glover as Mordecai Kaplan and Jim Caviezel as Ismar Schorsch himself!

    Anyway, I would like to begin my address by once again sincerely...

  • Not-So-Nice Jewish Boy

    August 4, 2005 | 8:00 pm

    When Israeli producers came to America to audition Jewish men to star in "Nice Jewish Boy," their upcoming Bachelor-type reality show, I decided to throw my hat in the ring. After all, who better than me -- a commitment-phobic, ardently secular, anxious, heavily medicated, pale glass...

  • Jews in Hong Kong?

    January 8, 2004 | 7:00 pm

    My mother used to say that there were people starving in China. While her words had the effect of making me guilty enough to eat her badly burnt chicken, I never thought in my wildest dreams that I'd get the chance to see all those starving people in the undernourished flesh. On Nov....