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Want an Emmy for Drama? You Gotta Have Faith

The nominations are in. As usual, darkness, cynicism, and violence are well represented. But so are freer, zen-like series, like ‘Orange Is the New Black.’

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‘Mad Men’ Sits Shiva

The final seven episodes of the AMC series begin on a very Jewish note

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Q&A: ‘Mad Men’ Creator Matthew Weiner Talks LA Jews and the American Dream

And things Jews overhear while passing for white people

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2014: The Year in Review (In Song)

It’s been a grim one, but the past year has had some bright spots

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Mad Men’s Ginsberg Finally Gets His Plotline

Though it’s not exactly what we had in mind for the nebbishy copywriter

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When Mad Men’s Don Draper Reads Philip Roth

The fallen ad man turned to Portnoy’s Complaint on last night’s episode

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Dear Matt Weiner: Free the Jew!

Why Mad Men needs to bring Ginsberg into the fullness of its American story

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TV Is for Dummies

Stop comparing television shows to great novels. They’ll never be as good.

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Daybreak: Stabbing Leads to West Bank Unrest

Plus Natan Sharansky’s plan goes from hot to naught

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Sundown: Presidents Join to Honor Bush 43

Plus Neil Diamond to donate ‘Sweet Caroline’ profits to Boston victims

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Mad Mensches

Another Tattler prediction come true: AMC’s 1960s New York drama series returns—full of ascendant Jews

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Mad Men, the Jewish Doctor, and Dante’s Inferno

The sixth season of Matthew Weiner’s hit AMC show begins

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Mad Men’s Jewish Ad Man

Revisiting copywriter Michael Ginsberg before Sunday’s Season 6 premiere

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Sundown: Israel Toasts President Obama

Meanwhile, chaos in Syria takes a major Assad ally

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Daybreak: Nuclear Talks With Iran to Restart

Plus Bulgaria to blame Iran and Hezbollah for Burgas bombing

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Mad Men’s Mixed Jewish Blessing

Mad Men lived up to its promise of a Jewish sixties, the tradeoffs of assimilation included.

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One Wedding and One Baby

Huppah Dreams, the wedding of the week

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Obligatory Jewish ‘Mad Men’ Post

Last night, a little bit of Hebrew, a lot of B.S.

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Which Jew Will Draper Seduce?

Gaming the upcoming season of ‘Mad Men’

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Jew Pop

Mad Men, whose sixth season premiered Sunday, revives the 1960s, an era when Jewish culture and American pop began to meld

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Pitch Perfect

Mad Men glamorizes the skill of connecting with specific audiences. But when real-life advertisers pick up Jewish tropes, are they selling to Jews?

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Be Glad the ‘Mad Men’ Season Is Over!

Maybe we need some time apart from Don

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Sundown: Bibi Looks To Deal

Plus Dems defend J Street, and more

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Sundown: The Plot Against Ahmadinejad

Plus R.I.P. Penn, the Jew of ‘Mad Men,’ and more

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Sundown: Caught Red-Butted

Caged wisdom, fear of prayer, and a specious search

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Sundown: Here’s Egg on Your Face

Life and death, prison grub, and an exemplary Jewess

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Mad Mensches

“Mad Men” creator Matthew Weiner dishes on the show’s Jewish characters