ASPEN SCENE: We had an impromptu Jewish Insider reader summit yesterday, with Sen. Cory Booker, Jeffrey Goldberg and Seth Siegel, where notes on delivering great 'Dvar Torah' speeches were exchanged. • Katie Couric joked with us that the dinner she MC'd for Abe Foxman two weeks ago with 20+ speakers is probably still going on... but she had to leave eventually.
This episode made me laugh out loud.
We construct and reconstruct memories for those around us through tales, and for ourselves through the application of selective memory to a complicated past.
If you can’t sleep, medications are not the best solution.
Appearing in a live storytelling show called “Afterbirth” some eight years ago, a few months after giving birth to her daughter, Johanna Stein donned a hands-free pumping bra (over her clothes) to tell funny stories about her breastfeeding experiences.
Three-year-old Matthew Hobird loves playing with trash, so he was in luck when he visited Discovery Cube Los Angeles, the area’s newest children’s science center, and found plenty of it.
Chef Nobu Matsuhisa may have provided the culinary inspiration — and the name — for the prestigious Nobu restaurants that offer a unique fusion of Japanese and South American dishes. And Robert DeNiro may have brought the star power.