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
Plus four more ‘knockout’ arrests, and more in the news
Plus ‘Long Skirt Long Life’ signs spotted in Brooklyn, and more in the news
Plus a New Jersey Nazi and the furor about the Stephen Hawking furor
Once again, The Scroll gets results
A Tablet favorite Jewish Jocks is among the winners
Plus Eric Trager writes on the future of the Egyptian electorate
A new book argues that the roster of Jewish jocks includes matadors, weightlifters, and competitive eaters
Plus have anti-Semitism and anti-Israel rhetoric left American college campuses?
Saying goodbye to Marc Tracy, welcoming Adam Chandler
Brooklyn Rabbi Andy Bachman and Tablet’s Marc Tracy, both good liberals, can’t agree on the merits of the Occupy Wall Street movement
Upcoming author panel to be moderated by The Scroll!
Today on Tablet
Football Outsiders statistics guru Aaron Schatz previews the NFL playoffs with Tablet’s resident sports fanatic, Marc Tracy, and offers a strong outlook for pro football’s Jews
NFL preview, ‘inclusive education,’ and more
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