The Tiger Mom and Her Jewish Husband Need To Save Justin Bieber

The authors’ theories about chosenness may be wrong for everyone in the world—except pop stars

The Rock Star’s Guide to Eating, Praying, and Loving in the High Security State of Israel

Why Justin Bieber, Elton John, Madonna, and, yes, Alicia Keys, love to play Tel Aviv—and why Israel loves them back

Daybreak: Russian Missiles Arrive in Syria

Plus author Alice Walker’s upcoming gig at the 92Y rankles many

Daybreak: Obama Failing on Iran, Israel, Guns

But here’s Cynthia Ozick on the Belieber question

Sundown: Boston Suspect Caught on Camera

And Anne Frank’s stepsister says she would have been a Belieber

Putin Is Wrong About My Kids

Our adopted children escaped the misery of Russian orphanages. Others won’t be as lucky.

Talking to Edon Pinchot of ‘America’s Got Talent’

Judge Howie Mandel says the kippah-clad 14-year-old could win it all

Sundown: Obama Backs Moment of Silence, Romney Mum

Plus Beebs strikes again.

Quite A Six Months We’ve Had!

That was the half-year that was, on The Scroll

Adult Swim

Ignore the bugs and the Bieber; focus on the break from everyday life and the enveloping sense of community: Jewish summer camp can be fun and meaningful for growns-ups with families in tow, too

It Happened On Their Birthdates

Jewish history, the day you were born

Sundown: Hamas Is No Partner

Plus, that kid Bieber did something, and more

Wreckage

This week in Israel: ‘Iron Dome’ missile defense protects Ashkelon, Lieberman flushes and prepares for indictment, a train crashes, Justin Bieber gets tangled up, and more

Lessons from Biebergate

The comical contretemps is actually an important, depressing sign

Daybreak: Bibi Considers W. Bank Withdrawal

Plus anorexia among the Orthodox, and more in the news

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