Rachel Shukert, a Tablet Magazine columnist on pop culture, is the author of the memoirs Have You No Shame? and Everything Is Going To Be Great. Starstruck, the first in a series of three novels, is new from Random House. Her Twitter feed is @rachelshukert.
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Taylor Swift Is Not a Nazi

Among other stupid and hateful proclamations, a popular white supremacist blogger said Taylor Swift is an ‘Aryan Goddess’ who is ‘secretly a Nazi’

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Go Ahead, Buy It. Joan Rivers Would Want You To Have It.

Christie’s will auction items from Joan Rivers’s private collection in June

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A Tale of Two Sandlers

Thanks to Reddit, Adam Sandler and his doppelganger recently met at the premiere of ‘The Do-Over’

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How To Dress for a Bat Mitzvah, by Mariah Carey

The legendary R&B singer has us feeling emotions after she stole the show at the bat mitzvah of her manager’s daughter

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An Adorably Repugnant Nazi

A man taught his girlfriend’s dog to ‘Sieg Heil’ in order to make it less cute. Mission accomplished?

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New York’s Hummus Hunk

Ohad Fisherman’s $10-a-tub family-recipe hummus is a hot, hot item

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Mom-to-be Bar Refaeli Strikes a Modern Jewish Balance—In a Bikini

The supermodel’s swimsuit ad for an Israeli clothing company was recently deemed too racy for prime time TV

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A Royal Gathering, But ‘Shh!’

The Obamas recently met with British royalty at Kensington Palace, where aides reportedly hid a painting’s plaque with the word ‘Negro’ written on it

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Like New York, I’m Voting For Hillary

Also, here is a Yentl music video about Bernie Sanders

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Queen Streisand: Could It Have Been?

A new book about British royalty claims that Prince Charles had a mighty ‘infatuation’ with Barbra Streisand

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Meet Jules Wainstein, the Newest ‘Real’ Housewife of NYC

Wainstein, who is of both Asian and Jewish descent, has used her MoT status in some suspect ways. Will she find a similar fate as former ‘RHONY’ cast member Jill Zarin?

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Remembering the Razzamatazz of David Gest

From his wedding to Liza Minnelli to a star turn on reality TV, David Gest was nothing if entertaining

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‘Beautiful Healthy Women’

Amy Schumer responded to her inclusion on Glamour‘s list of plus-size women in a meaningful way

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Trump Cuts Grandson’s Bris

Donald Trump reportedly campaigned in Wisconsin instead of attending the bris of his newborn grandson, Theodore. It didn’t pay off.

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Broken Up About a Breakup

Drew Barrymore and Will Kopelman have called it quits, and I’m reeling

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Artificial Ignoramus

Tay, Microsoft’s social media chat bot, quickly became a testing ground for Internet trolls who lassoed the program with weird and hateful messages

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Remembering Garry Shandling

The trailblazing comedian with the ‘beautifully unpredictable mind’ has died at the age of 66

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Carolee Schneemann’s Body of Work

The works of the legendary feminist performance artist have been collected and curated into a retrospective monograph

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Woman Among Boys

Israeli actress Gal Gadot appeared on ‘Kimmel’ this week to promote ‘Batman v Superman,’ in which she plays Wonder Woman. Quickly, Gadot’s breasts became the focus of their conversation.

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The Unfortunate, Still-Resonant Lessons of Marcia Clark’s Hair

The O.J. Simpson trial—and Marcia Clark’s coif—mesmerized the American public in the mid-’90s. Two decades on, women continue to get unfairly scrutinized.

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Streisand Was Dylan’s ‘Favorite Star’

The paths of two of music’s most beloved artists were not all that different. I dream of their collaboration.

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The Night Oscar Fell Flat on His Face

‘The Oscars feels like it has devolved into the kind of joyless and self-abnegating paean to the political that is the polar opposite of entertainment’

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Extending the Feminist Vision on the Small Screen

‘Transparent’ creator Jill Soloway will produce and direct a new show called ‘I Love Dick,’ based on a feminist cult classic book

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Shul in Your Bathrobe

A mansion in Ft. Lauderdale features a mini synagogue. Rabbi not included.

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The Good, the Bad, and the Career-Enders

Harvey Levin, lord of celebrity news rag TMZ, runs a morally ambiguous information-gathering apparatus

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Wear Your Faith

Will there ever be a time when a person’s religious garments are exempt from inspection?

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