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“Apparently ‘nerdy Jewish dudes’ are a hot genre in porn” and the 5’8” Deen fits the bill along with “a certain appendage that is, shall we say, bigger than average.”
February 17, 2011 | 10:41 am
In an article that hit the Forward website today, Rex Weiner asks Los Angeles County Supervisor Zev Yaroslavsky the question that’s on many peoples’ minds: Will Yaroslavsky run for mayor of Los Angeles in 2013?
“I’ve been asked by many people,” Yaroslavsky said, speaking...
July 24, 2008 | 12:36 amIf I have to blame anyone for my fate, I suppose it would be the late Peter Boyarsky, who put out a Yiddish newspaper in Chicago.
Peter, my father's uncle, was an influential Chicago journalist in the early part of the last century. "Printers' ink in his blood," they used to say of...
November 29, 2007 | 7:00 pmBest-of lists are often in the eyes of the beholder. Last year, when Newsweek published America's 50 most influential rabbis, Simon Wiesenthal's Rabbi Marvin Hier was number one, with 10 other local rabbis on the list. Go figure -- since the list was the brainchild of Angelenos Jay...
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