This week on Unorthodox, how Chinese food and movies became a Jewish Yuletide classic, the Jews behind your favorite Christmas songs, and why Soviet Jews have ‘Christmas’ trees
But not, like, that culturally appropriated sushi foodstuffs that Oberlin serves its student body
Yeshiva boy Daniel Friedman once built buildings. Now he builds suits to fit the changing bodies of transgender New Yorkers.
HBO announced that Season 6 of ‘Girls,’ set to air in 2017, will conclude the series. Like it or not, the show about twentysomethings trying to make it in New York has been an undeniable hit.
The artist on Jewish mothers, ‘1950s American’ dummies, childhood superheroes, phallic red lipstick, and Japanese sex toys
Some thoughts on being Jewish in contemporary polite society
Were the following statements made about the Girls creator or Iran’s Supreme Leader?
It’s about Ray’s new life as a community board member in New York City
If the scandal happened today, she would have seen all of us who are, and always were, on her side
Isabel Halley’s porcelain and gold plate gets Lena Dunham’s stamp of approval
Plus Kerry says spring peace deal still attainable, and more in the news
Let the cast of the hit HBO show be your Sukkot spirit guide(s)
TV and film director Jill Soloway has been running a de facto Jewish community. The question is whether it can outlast her success.
Plus Kerry delays Israel trip, Hasidim for Bikes in Williamsburg, and more
Helen Fielding’s heroine isn’t Jewish, but her internal conflict is acutely familiar to Jewish women
Lena Dunham Purimspiels, James Rosenquist is honored
Plus Jack Lew gets confirmed as Treasury Secretary
Plus Syrian rebels treated in Israel and returned to Syria
Plus the legacy of King Herod gets another look
Plus Michael Dell might have some opposition as he tries to buyout his company
Plus drones come front and center
Printable Larry David and Woody Allen flu masks
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Bibi Netanyahu, Lena Dunham, Nate Silver, and other members of the Jewish conspiracy toast the new year
Plus Lena Dunham, Margaret Sullivan, and David Axelrod
Plus Syrian fire hits IDF jeeps near the border between Israel and Syria
Plus ‘The Protocols of the Elders of Zion’ Are Read Aloud in Greek Parliament
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