How the famed writer’s unrequited passion for Janet Sussman led to the era-defining best-seller, and how Segal, who died six years ago this week, never got over her
Of his journey into Jewish manhood in Hungary, Mendel Hurwitz said, ‘You think differently, you think more independently’
Infamous audience member from 1993 show now married to a Jewish woman
Shmuley Boteach—rabbi, sexpert, Michael Jackson pal—has led many lives. But none of them can obliterate his past.
Whitney’s mother to Oprah: Gay is not OK. Is her prejudice any different from ours against intermarriage?
Instead of preaching kindness, we should realize, as the Bible did long ago, that we’re all bullies—and that the best advice is to give in to that reality
A visit to a Hasidic family in Brooklyn—where nobody knows who she is—magically transforms Oprah back into the person she once was
Chelsea Clinton’s wedding and a lesson in Yiddish
Obamas, Streisand expected upstate at month’s end