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Tag: Sarah Silverman
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SAT | NOV 23
“SARAH SILVERMAN: WE ARE MIRACLES”
It might mean sharing someone’s television or it might mean sharing someone’s HBO GO, but the Jewess of comedy is set to headline her first HBO comedy special, and it’s your job to watch. The program, which will be presented in...
September 24, 2013 | 11:14 am
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May 21, 2013 | 10:37 am
For your listening pleasure, “Perfect Night,” in which Sarah Silverman recounts the benefits of skipping the club for the couch.
Because this is a Silverman production you can expect references to bong hits and self pleasuring. Bet you didn’t expect Will.i.am, though.
February 25, 2013 | 1:17 pm
A women’s Megillah reading at the Western Wall took place on Shushan Purim without incident or arrests.
Approximately 80 women turned out, some donning prayer shawls, others dressed as police and haredi Orthodox worshipers, on Monday morning in Jerusalem, the TImes of Israel...
February 20, 2013 | 10:07 am
December 12, 2012 | 1:45 pm
A new social program for 20- and 30-something Jews is bringing comedian Sarah Silverman, playwright Tony Kushner, New York literary editor Ira Silverberg, and other Jewish artists and cultural leaders all under one tent — metaphorically — in 2013.
The effort, appropriately called...
October 29, 2012 | 12:22 pm
Recently, Sarah Silverman's father, Donald Silverman, made headlines as comments he posted to an entry on Jewish Press (An Open Letter to Sarah Silverman) circulated the internet and got picked up by the Huffington Post.
On Friday, Sarah Silverman sat down with Jay Leno to talk about the incident, as well as her political videos and a new phone app in development.
Watch the video here.
October 22, 2012 | 10:02 am
A video in support of President Obama produced by the sister of comedian Sarah Silverman will begin airing in Florida.
The video by Rabbi Susan Silverman, a Reform rabbi who lives in Jerusalem, posted last week on Facebook shows Israeli Defense Minister Ehud Barak in an interview...
October 18, 2012 | 2:35 am
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June 21, 2011 | 4:04 pm
The kickoff session at the Third Israeli Presidential Conference may have surprised even its organizers. Sarah Silverman, irreverence personified, stole the show with her unexpectedly serious and specific ideas about current issues. Her spontaneous “Recipe for a Better...
April 4, 2011 | 3:14 pm
Warning: not suitable for the faint-hearted in need of a self-esteem boost.
For those secure in their own hotness and/or know beauty lies within, the Top 30 Hottest Jewish Women Under 40 are now available for drooling and envy. In a comedic flavor, Ranker.com posts this list of...
March 17, 2011 | 3:17 pm
July 1, 2010 | 3:47 pm
Last Friday night I had the pleasure of interviewing Sarah Silverman just before a book signing and Q&A with Sandra Tsing Loh at the Writers Guild Theatre (a Writers Bloc event). Her new book,”The Bedwetter: Stories of Courage, Redemption and Pee” is a collection of stories and...
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October 15, 2008 | 11:24 pm"If you knew that visiting your grandparents could change the world, would you do it?" A couple of weeks ago, a video came across my inbox with Sarah Silverman posing this very question.
As Florida is such a pivotal and undecided state in this year's presidential contest, Silverman...
October 14, 2008 | 5:55 pm
News about The Great Schlep—an effort to mobilize young Jews to visit older relatives in Florida to convince to them to vote for Barack Obama—has been all over the Web for weeks. CBS News just found out about it, and wrongly attributes the idea to Sarah Silverman.
October 12, 2008 | 11:41 pm
Here’s a list from Scandalist:
o Maggie Gyllenhaal
o Scarlett Johannson
o Kate Hudson
o Amanda Bynes
o Michelle Trachtenberg
o Natalie Portman
o Mila Kunis
o Sarah Silverman
o Winona Ryder
o Brooke Burke
o Selma Blair
o Emmanuelle Chriqui
Pretty good list, I think.
It’s just missing one name— JewishJournal.com contributor Orit Arfa.
October 5, 2008 | 2:42 pm
Remember that video for The Great Schlep in which Sarah Silverman says Jews should stop being scared of Barack Obama and vote for the Democratic nominee for president, who is, as she informs us, “circum-supersized?” Well, Jackie Mason, a Jewish comedian from a much different era,...
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