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  • Meet Esther, the new (Jewish?) ‘Queen of Persia’

    Remember Esther, the “Queen of Persia” contestant who scored big points with the audience — and the king — when she touched his scepter (no innuendo intended) during the final date round? Well it turns out the winner of the Bravo reality series might just be a member of the tribe. And you know how…

  • Watch: Seth Rogen dishes on weed-smoking celebs

    We just can’t stop talking about Seth Rogen lately! Sorry if you’ve had enough, but this clip from Bravo’s “Watch What Happens Live” is just too Jew-packed to resist. Last night the show’s host Andy Cohen got Rogen to play a round of “Spill the Herbal Tea,” in which the writer, actor and Alzheimer’s advocate…

  • Watch: A version of ‘Seinfeld’ that’s really about nothing

    If you thought the legendary sitcom “Seinfeld” was really a show about nothing, spend six minutes watching this viral clip. Video editor LJ Frezza stripped some shots — mostly of New York City building exteriors, but also some bleak bathrooms and work spaces –of characters and dialogue, leaving just the music and laugh tracks. What’s…

  • Bill Maher: Jay Leno is like Israel

    Jay Leno’s induction to the TV Hall of Fame on Tuesday was preceded by a spirited and vaguely controversial introduction from Bill Maher, who compared the former “Tonight Show” host to a a small Middle Eastern country some of you may have heard of. “Jay reminds me a little of Israel,” Maher said of Leno….

  • J-Tweet of the Week: Roseanne Barr might move to Israel

    Comedian Roseanne Barr revealed via Twitter on Wednesday she is interested in making aliyah. Here’s what went down: Barr, who currently lives on a macadamia nut farm in Hawaii with her fourth non-Jewish husband, responded to a Times of Israel story about the aliyah organization Nefesh B’Nefesh with this Tweet. aliyah 2014 — Roseanne Barr…

  • Watch: Jeff Goldblum opens a trippy new restaurant

    Jeff Goldblum, it seems, per this obviously totally real clip from MTV’s “After Hours With Josh Horowitz,” is now in the restaurant business. At NYC eatery Goldblum’s, the actor is proprietor, maitre d, waiter, piano player, bartender, and more. A fantasy come true. Except for kosher folks. Sorry guys—there’s pork on the menu. Enjoy the…

  • Meet the new (Jewish) Bachelorette

    “The Bachelor” came to a disappointing close Monday, with leading man Juan Pablo Galavis not proposing. Luckily, something good did come out of the show’s 18th season: The selection of the next “Bachelorette.” Andi Dorfman, a 26-year-old Jewish Assistant District Attorney from Atlanta, won hearts and headlines when she eliminated herself from the show after having…

  • Shmuley Boteach to honor Sean Penn

    Who needs another Oscar when you’re about to be crowned the 2014 Champion of Jewish Justice? Not to put words in his mouth or anything, but we’ll bet that was what two-time Academy Award winner Sean Penn was saying to his girlfriend Charlize Theron as soon as they stopped “making out like crazy” at Madonna’s Oscars after-party….

  • Seth Rogen’s ‘Neighbors’ Jewish joke

    Comedy team extraordinaire and longtime friends Seth Rogen and Evan Goldberg are at South by Southwest Film Festival  in Austin, Texas for the screening of “Neighbors.” The movie is about new parents (Rogen and Rose Byrne) who move in next door to a frat house headed by Zac Efron. The Hollywood Reporter chatted with the…

  • Jewish newspaper confuses American actor with Mexican cartel leader

    Luis Guzman is not a criminal, but he has played one on TV. Plus, he shares a last name with Mexican cartel leader, Joaquin “El Chapo” Guzman. The similarities were enough to throw off Orthodox Jewish newspaper The Lakewood Shopper, which, as reported by Elite Daily, ran a photo of the character actor in a…