Jewish Journal

  • Won’t spell on Sunday

    By Brad A. Greenberg

    April 10, 2007 | 4:21 pm

    Huck.jpgRemember when the Dodgers were battling the Giants for a spot in the 2001 playoffs and slugger Shawn Green announced he wouldn’t play on Yom Kippur? Well, this story out of America’s heartland is similar, except the superstar is a Christian, and the sport is spelling. From the... read on

  • ‘Hotbeds of Anti-Israel Rhetoric’

    By Brad A. Greenberg

    April 10, 2007 | 11:20 am

    Ali.jpg The Forward published a lengthy article last week titled, “California Campuses Gain a Reputation as Hotbeds of Anti-Israel Rhetoric.”

    It opens with a January protest in Irvine sparked by a lecture from Daniel Pipes, a polarizing Middle East expert and a visiting professor at... read on

  • True Blue Jew

    By Brad A. Greenberg

    April 9, 2007 | 5:42 pm

    I left religion out of today’s story about a 91-year-old Dodger devotee because it really wasn’t germane. But it is worth a mention.

    Of course, to many Americans, sports are religion. But Nettie Berkson’s Westside apartment isn’t decorated like it belongs to someone who will attend... read on

  • Catholic irony

    By Brad A. Greenberg

    April 8, 2007 | 10:35 pm


    CardinalGeorge.jpgEnding up in the hospital certainly wasn’t what Cardinal Francis George of the Archdiocese of Chicago had in mind when he decided he would bless Easter meals with holy water.

    George, 70, was hospitalized after he slipped on a patch of marble floor... read on

  • One, Jew, three

    By Brad A. Greenberg

    April 7, 2007 | 8:01 pm

    Tab.jpgQuestion: How many Jewish-American princesses does it take to screw in a light bulb?

    If you’ve heard the joke, that answer is pretty easy. But what is more difficult is determining how many Jewish-American princesses there are, or how many Jewish Americans for that matter.

    A new... read on

  • Bill Donahue goes ‘soft’

    By Brad A. Greenberg

    April 5, 2007 | 12:35 pm

    Bill Donohue’s Catholic League responded to last night’s “South Park” with this brief press release:

    I have no idea why “South Park” creators Matt Stone and Trey Parker caricature me as a heartless thug. In any event, I stand convicted and have no defense. Now I have to get back to... read on

  • A South Park Easter

    By Brad A. Greenberg

    April 5, 2007 | 12:34 pm


    Donohue.png“South Park” tonight absolutely skewered Catholic League President Bill Donohue in a ridiculous episode that used the Da Vinci Code formula to claim their was a centuries-old conspiracy to cover up the fact that St. Peter was in fact a rabbit—Peter... read on

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