I’ve spent years trying to find a costume, from Kurt Cobain to my own cat, that reflects a hidden side of my personality
We publish a comic holiday newsletter for our friends. Recently it started to feel like work, until I learned the meaning of ‘mitzvah.’
In her new memoir, Donna Minkowitz recalls being torn between her mother’s overbearing fantasies and her father’s cruel games
Stories about hidden identity, vegetarianism, and getting plastered, from four young comedy writers
Women’s Purim costumes have gotten skimpier and sexier. I tried to buck the trend, but it didn’t go well.
Cancer, and a year of chemotherapy, gave me a new perspective on Jewish holidays—starting with Tisha B’Av
Playing the defiant Vashti in a day school Purim play awakened my inner feminist
For an Orthodox preteen, Tonya Harding was a hero—and a Purim inspiration