Rapper Macklemore Performs in Fake Hook Nose
‘Thrift Shop’ singer says it was a silly costume and he didn’t mean to offend
· May 19, 2014
About Those Criticisms Leveled at Jill Abramson
executive editor was too ‘pushy’ and talked about money. Oy.
· May 16, 2014
A Sort of, Maybe Jewish Movie
‘Peep World,’ out next week, is sort of maybe worth your time
· March 16, 2011
What’s Wrong With This Picture?
A ‘dating persona’ is your questionable Jewish stereotype of the day
· March 8, 2011
The Walt Disney Company and an Israeli movie-theater chain announced plans last week to build a Disney theme park in Haifa. An artist imagines what it will look like.
· January 12, 2011
‘The Boss’ Is Not in ‘The Tribe’
A surprise to one Irish Jewish Springsteen fan
· October 16, 2009
The author of ‘In Cheap We Trust’ on the history of a Jewish stereotype
· September 22, 2009
Sundown: The Game of Death
A painful metaphor, a strange role model, and a stupid mistake
· June 25, 2009
Visual Art & Design
As the Spertus Museum courts controversy, is it trying too hard—or not hard enough?
By Menachem Wecker · November 7, 2008
Parodies that make us cringe today used to make people roar. A music critic discovers Abie Cohen, the Jewish version of Aunt Jemima.
· November 13, 2006