The top 10 Christmas songs written by Jews, from ‘Silver Bells’ to ‘Let It Snow, Let It Snow, Let It Snow’
The Jewish National Fund is giving away pines for Christmas—and irony isn’t one of the reasons they’re doing it
The Rankin-Bass animated specials are yuletide staples, so why do they look Jewish and sound gay?
With the new Broadway musical A Christmas Story, songwriter Benj Pasek continues a storied tradition
With A Dreamers Christmas, subversive jazz musician John Zorn makes a straightforward holiday album that’s radical in its own way
Cartoonist Milt Gross’s 1927 visit from a Yiddish-accented St. Nicholas
My unnerving identification with the cuddly curmudgeon