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Sandler. Stiller. Hoffman. Coming Soon to Netflix.

With so many angry aging Jewish men in one place, the new Noah Baumbach movie may as well be a morning minyan at an Upper West Side shul

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Boreh Pri Ha’Ganja: What’s the Proper Blessing to Say Over Weed?

We asked three rabbis and got seven different opinions

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Jeff Rosenstock Makes Punk Rock for Anxious Jews

Love great music? Love worrying? Do we have an album for you…

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Israeli Scientists Confirm: Everyone at Work Hates Your Stupid Emojis

That smiley face doesn’t make you look nice; it just makes your colleagues think you’re unprofessional.

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Trump’s Clueless Aide, Stephen Miller, Is a Real Life Cher Horowitz

May we please remind you that it does not say RSVP on the Statue of Liberty?!?

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Angelyne, Hollywood’s Enigmatic Billboard Queen, is Not Who You Thought She Was

How Ronia Tamar Goldberg, the daughter of Holocaust survivors, went from a small religious town in Israel to California gubernatorial candidate and LA celebrity fixture

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Three Camp Ramah Alums Now Have Leading Roles on Broadway. What’s in the Bug Juice?

Turns out that singing in Hebrew in front of your peers may be the ticket to superstardom

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Is This the Beginning of the End of ‘Broad City’? And Are You an Abbi or an Ilana?

As the show’s two stars take on more and more solo projects, time to start thinking about what comes next

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In Praise of Kvetching

Hiking the Inca Trail, I learned that the ancient Jewish art of complaining can save the day, if you do it right

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Tony Kushner’s ‘Angels in America,’ Featuring Trump’s Mentor Roy Cohn, Captures the National Mood

The seminal play is having a moment, on stages around the world and in the Oval Office

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Hey, Hollywood: Why No Biopics of Jewish Comic Book Creators?

With a biopic of William Moulton Marston, creator of Wonder Woman, about to hit the screens, why no movies about the Jews who came up with Spider-Man, Superman, and Batman?

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‘The Last Tycoon,’ F. Scott Fitzgerald’s Tale of Hollywood Jews, Debuts on Amazon Next Week

The author might’ve been an anti-Semite, but his final creation, the ambitious producer Monroe Stahr, is a complex and fascinating character

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The De-Jewification of Ruth Bader Ginsburg

Natalie Portman was slated to play the Supreme Court justice in an upcoming biopic. The role went to Felicity Jones. Can a non-Jewish actress really get the very Jewish RBG?

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New Play Goes Inside the Mind of Peeping Tom Rabbi Barry Freundel

Why did he do it? One playwright believes it’s an extreme case of something we all do: lying to ourselves.

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Trump, You’re No Rosenberg

The president’s latest whopper ignores anti-Semitism, actual history.

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Celebrate Jewish Valentine’s Day with Jewcy

This Tu B’Av, join our party! Our theme? Love bites.

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Dreyfus! Dreyfus! Dreyfuss!

Wondering which celebrity actor is related to the famously wrongfully accused French Jewish officer? We’ve got the goods.

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For a Sex-Crazed Catholic Sex Comedy Starring Jews, Watch ‘The Little Hours’

Real-life husband and wife Alison Brie and Dave Franco steam up a medieval monastery

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Come to the Bimah and Read From the Torah! But First, What’s Your Preferred Gender Pronoun?

The rise in Americans identifying as nonbinary poses a question for synagogues: How to invite some congregants for an aliyah.

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A New Maurice Sendak Manuscript Resurfaces. We Probably Don’t Deserve It.

From strange monsters to kids with their butts hanging out, this long-lost treasure has all the makings of a Sendak classic

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Does The New York Times Obituary Section Have a Jewish Problem?

Sheila Michaels, the trailblazing feminist who passed away recently, is only the latest notable Member of the Tribe whose ethnic and religious identity was erased by the Paper of Record

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A New Ballet Matches Jewish Jewliet with Nazi Romeo

It’s as terrible and offensive as it sounds.

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A Very Jewcy Summer

Introducing a special Scroll residency from our hip sister site

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