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Tag: Top 10
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December 30, 2013 | 2:42 pm
1. Ayatollah Ali Khamenei Supreme Leader of Iran
“Rabid dog … its leaders … cannot be called human”Even as the world’s top diplomats celebrated a tentative nuclear/sanctions deal that many believe will not stop Iran’s capacity to go nuclear, few leaders condemned Supreme...
November 15, 2013 | 11:38 am
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June 26, 2013 | 10:47 am
Shimon Peres celebrated his 90th birthday last week (his actual birthday is in August). Here he is on Israeli television sharing ten lessons he’s learned over the last nine decades.
May 20, 2013 | 10:36 am
Monday night marks the national premier broadcast of the American Masters installment on Mel Brooks. To mark the occasion, we’ve put together a collection of Brooks’ best Jewish clips.
What exactly that means is a good question. As with two others recent subjects on the PBS...
January 3, 2013 | 1:20 pm
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December 26, 2011 | 1:48 pm
Last year, we started our Top Jew of the Year list by featuring “Jews who embody the best in Jewish values.” For 2011, however, we had to readjust our thinking a bit. Below, a list of Jews in the News, with the best of the Tribe up top, and the rest…well, you’ll see.
December 13, 2011 | 1:11 pm
December 5, 2011 | 1:10 pm
October 18, 2011 | 12:33 pm
Slingshot added a Top 10 list to its newly released annual guide to innovative Jewish programming in North America.
A list of 10 top “standard bearers” was added to the annual list of the 50 “most inspiring and innovative organizations, projects, and programs in the North...
July 8, 2011 | 12:28 pm
Hundreds of vehicles around you, the incessant sound of car horns filling the air, and that overwhelming feeling that maybe you shouldn’t have left the house this morning…
Confused? You’re probably in the thick of…
And if you are still in complete and utter shock,...
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...
January 9, 2011 | 11:47 pm
With all the hype over NBC’s newest midseason replacement, The Cape, I started thinking if I know anyone who wears a cape. I don’t (thank god). But here’s a list of Jews who do.
1) Larry David
Who doesn’t remember Frank Costanza’s cape-wearing attorney? (Season 6, Ep. 4)
November 2, 2010 | 9:50 am
May 5, 2005 | 8:00 pm
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