Jewish Journal

Jon E. Drucker

  • Skip into Mel Gibson’s ‘Apocalypto’ now!

    December 7, 2006 | 7:00 pm

    Face it, the previews for Mel Gibson's "Apocalypto" look pretty darn cool. And there was nary a Jew in sight in Mexico before Cortez & Co. arrived., so I don't think we have to worry about anti-Semitism. Of course, that could change if the movie sentimentalizes human sacrifice...
  • That gas pump is a giant Saudi tzedakah box

    October 26, 2006 | 8:00 pm

    The 5767 High Holiday tallies are in from synagogues around the country, and it appears that U.S. Jewry has topped all previous pledge drive records. It is estimated that this year,

    American Jews will send approximately $660 million to Saudi Arabia.

    Yes, you read that correctly. You...