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Jon Stewart: ‘Behind Closed Doors I Only Quote Rabbinical Texts’

The Daily Show host plugs his new film Rosewater on The Colbert Report

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Mandy Patinkin Wants to be Israel’s Prime Minister

Homeland star announces plans to run for Israeli office on Colbert Report

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Philip Roth Will Appear on ‘The Colbert Report’

Here’s what we imagine their on-camera conversation might look like

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All Out of Ideas: The Dumbing Down of American Discourse

The problem with our politics isn’t the collapse of left or right; it’s our inability to think rigorously about the challenges we face

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Colbert Gets on the Sabra NFL Bandwagon

Plus an on-screen shout out to the Scroll

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Mandy Patinkin Does Weddings Now, Too

Blesses couple during Stephen Colbert’s on-air ‘shutdown wedding’ ceremony

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Daybreak: Israel Stays Mum on Chávez

Plus the latest development in the Prisoner X saga

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Building True Acceptance

By helping gay kids, synagogues and Jewish schools can make the community better for all of us

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Authors Respond to Their Books Being Banned

Sendak and Roth each add their own bon mot

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Maurice the Mensch

A few more notes on the late illustrator Sendak

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A Jewish Guide to the South Carolina Primary

More palmettos than Jews!

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Israeli Spring

Occupy Wall Street protesters insist their movement echoes this year’s Arab revolutions. A better analogue is the Tel Aviv tent-city protests.

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Expansive

Robert Pinsky’s career-spanning Selected Poems highlights his movement from meditative formalist to Whitmanesque bard

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Sundown: Saudi Police Open Fire

Plus Rosenblatt’s jeremiad, Peres’s nonsense, and more

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Looking Ahead

The secular new year forces us to look forward, and tradition requires we make resolutions.

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Chuckles

Jon Stewart’s ‘Rally to Restore Sanity and/or Fear’ was a wasted opportunity for liberals

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Today on Tablet

Viva Shelley Berkley, and more

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Restoring Parenting Sanity

While Colbert and Stewart face off in D.C., parents, too, hover between sanity and fear

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Sundown: Blair Steps Up for Israel

Plus, they are women, hear them chant, and more

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The Bridge

Former Congressman Robert Wexler wants to make Mideast peace, but he doesn’t want to be ambassador to Israel

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Pomp and Happenstance

A graduation speech for the kindergarten set

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Kids These Days

After a seder circus, wondering if too much emphasis on children is ruining ritual

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Conservatives Find Bible Too Liberal

So they’ll write a new one

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‘Birther’ Leader On Colbert

Woman, born a Soviet Jew, warns of Obama

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