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January 7, 2009 | 8:20 pmWhile missiles are raining down on the Jews of southern Israel, do you know what's raining down on the Jews of Southern California? Screeners.
February 22, 2007 | 7:00 pmA few weeks ago, in that Hollywood purgatory just before the announcement of the Oscar nominations, I found myself at a party in honor of Borat.
I fully expected Borat to appear, dingy brown suit and post-modern Groucho mustache and all. Instead, as I walked through the door of the...
August 7, 2003 | 8:00 pm
Did you hate Fran Drescher in "The Nanny" because she was, well, such a stereotype? And what side were you on in the bitter 1972 cultural war that emerged after "Bridget Loves Bernie" became the fifth most-watched television series, only to be canceled because Jewish religious groups...
April 11, 2002 | 8:00 pm