Her YouTube bio says she’s 36 and lives in Canada, fellas. She’s got a Web site, too.
July 10, 2008 | 2:37 am
May 11, 2008 | 6:00 pm
Sarah Silverman explains the mysticism of kabbalah at the Uncensored Comedy Benefit Show at USC’s Bovard Auditorium on Nov. 29. The evening’s entertainment was on behalf of the Arava Institute, a regional center for environmental leadership in Israel. For more about Arava, click here
Video by Dennis Wilen
May 11, 2008 | 4:00 pm
Danny’s parents, Judea and Ruth Pearl, reflect on his life and last words in this webcam video shot 1/18/2007 in the kitchen of their Encino, CA home.
Daniel, a reporter for The Wall Street Journal, was murdered in Karachi, Pakistan on February 1, 2002.
In a widely-circulated...
March 18, 2008 | 9:31 pm
Just found this online.
Online Antisemitism 2.0. “Social Antisemitism” on the “Social Web” by
Around 2004, changes in technology created Web 2.0. As technology adapted, so did online antisemitism. With the new “social web” came a new “social antisemitism.” This...
February 28, 2008 | 2:14 pm
The WGA strike is over, the picket lines are gone, and now, thankfully, the screenwriters can go back to being out of work.
But will they make more videos like this?
February 22, 2008 | 2:32 pm
When I got the idea to shoot a webcam video with Danny Pearl’s parents (Judea and Ruth) discussing Danny’s last words (“I am Jewish”), I never imagined that a year later it would have been watched by over 100,000 YouTube viewers.
Dr. Pearl e-mailed me to point out the numbers:...
January 11, 2008 | 1:38 pm
November 8, 2007 | 7:00 pm
October 30, 2007 | 5:42 pm
In the 16th Century CE Rabbi Judah Loew was said to have created a powerful Golem to defend Prague’s Jewish ghetto.
Although I composed this segment of score for the scene in Paul Wegener’s 1920 prequel to his silent Golem series in the summer of 2002, I only recorded it during...
October 26, 2007 | 1:29 pm
Some people ask me how I can possibly compare Britney to Israel, as I did in my parody of Chris Crocker’s famous Leave Britney Alone YouTube plea. Britney and Israel have a lot more in common than you think.
Britney grew-up Kentwood, Louisiana with an inborn ambition...
October 23, 2007 | 10:33 pm
I’ve said it before, we—Jews—are family.
We are the children of Avraham Avinu (Abraham Our Father) and some of us are descendants of the first Jewish priest—the first Cohen—Aaron, brother of Moshe Rabbenu (Moses Our Teacher.)
It’s all there in Jon Entine’s cutting-edge new book,...
October 1, 2007 | 9:50 pm
The majority of adult internet users in the U.S. (57%) report watching or downloading some type of online video content and 19% do so on a typical day; this includes 66% of those with high-speed connections at home and fully three-quarters of broadband users (74%) who enjoy...
August 30, 2007 | 8:00 pm
August 8, 2007 | 10:57 pm
Sometimes I wish I had more time to watch TV.
Not really. All the kewl video is on the Internets:
“Big Brother” Shiksa Learns Jews Have Jewish Names
Posted Aug 8th 2007 11:59AM by TMZ Staff
Filed under: TV
Relations between Israel and the “Big Brother”...
August 7, 2007 | 2:17 am
An anti-Semitic Web site is first on Google when you search for ‘Jew,’ and e-mail about the issue is making the rounds again.
Two people here at JewishJournal.com got the e-mail last week and both asked me what was up. I told them not to worry, it was old news (from 2004), not to...
August 5, 2007 | 12:39 pm
Music is a universal language, and sometimes it has Hebrew lyrics!
Check out these versions of Hava Nagila from Texas, Bollywood and Thailand:
Hava Nagila Texas Style (Featuring Juan & Pancho)
Bollywood Hava Nagila—with subtitles in Hebrew and Russki
Hava Nagila Thai Style
All these videos are favorites on JewishJournal.com’s YouTube Channel.
March 5, 2007 | 7:00 pm
This movie was produced by Shatil for the board meeting of the New Israel Fund.
8 min 50 sec - Feb 25, 2007 www.shabbatfund.org
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January 25, 2007 | 7:00 pmPaula Kirman's original video:
Tribute video from blogger Jewlicious:
Message from Judea and Ruth Pearl:
Rabbi Yonah Bookstein:
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