Jewish Journal

Friends with Baby Boomers

By Elliot Steingart

April 25, 2012 | 12:39 pm


I’ve reached the age when I can relate to my parents’ friends as much as my own friends.

My parents are still friends with the same crew they rolled with in Pittsburgh, and now a slew of... read on

  • Sports and Attractions

    By Elliot Steingart

    April 18, 2012 | 11:43 am

    As an adult you realize that sports don’t mean as much to you as they did when you are a kid.

    Watching the Steelers lose to the Cowboys in the Superbowl in 1995 was one of the most crushing moments of my childhood. Ten years later while in Vancouver, Canada I watched the Steelers... read on

  • Coed Carpool

    By Elliot Steingart

    April 11, 2012 | 12:20 pm

    My new co-worker is a perky 26 year old gal who lives in Los Feliz. She is nice looking and normal. We walked to Starbucks where I popped the question.

    “Want to carpool?”

    “Sure!” she said.

    It’s a big commitment to carpool to work with a total stranger. You really have no... read on

  • Judy, The Foodie

    By Elliot Steingart

    April 4, 2012 | 3:30 pm

    My mom is Judy, the foodie. She is the Mr. Yuk of sodium nitrates, and high fructose corn syrup. I think she’d rather I marry a non-Jewish woman than have me eat anything with partially hydrogenated oils.

    I want to make my mom proud but it’s easier to invite your buddies out for... read on