March 28, 2011 | 10:25 am
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March 24, 2011 | 6:26 pm
March 24, 2011 | 1:09 pm
It’s no surprise that after someone passes, many and various stories of their life begin to surface—stories that haven’t been uttered in ages, stories almost forgotten, if not for the moribund trigger that whisks them back into the light.
So yesterday, when I awoke to the news... read on
March 15, 2011 | 3:54 pm
Maybe it’s the simple fact that a high-profile film written by a Palestinian is cause enough for Jewish opprobrium. Maybe it’s because the director of the film, Julian Schnabel, is Jewish, and his commitment to any perspective other than the dominant Jewish paradigm is akin to... read on
March 14, 2011 | 9:42 pm
I was tempted to entitle this blog post, “I want to marry Jake Gyllenhaal” but since I’ve already been called a stalker once this month, I figure I need to at least feign a civilized manner.
For a time.
March 14, 2011 | 9:38 am
March 1, 2011 | 2:53 pm
You know it’s a sad day when you start feeling bad for an alleged anti-Semite. I’m talking about Charlie Sheen. I think he might need a hug.
Well, for one, the man might be broke. HollywoodJew has learned from longtime friends of Sheen’s that the troubled star has had a... read on