June 21, 2012 4:46pm
Matisyahu has released the music video for the title track of his new album “Sunshine.” The video was filmed over a 3-day shoot in Israel. Conveniently, “Sunshine” also describes the color of the soul-searching musician’s new bleach-blonde hairdo.
May 30, 2012 5:34pm
Following Mayim Bialik’s proposed break-up with Facebook last week, the actress spent the Memorial Day/Shavuot weekend relaxing and weighing her options. Today, the actress wrote that she’s reached some kind of compromise with her Facebook-ing ways of yester-week. Straight from the Blossom’s mouth (via Kveller): I am told I can post to Facebook and make…
May 30, 2012 1:00pm
Sweet ‘imma’ of Jesus. 15-year-old Israeli actress Odeya Rush has been tapped to play the lead role in “Mary,” reports Ynet. The film is prequel to Mel Gibson’s “Passion of the Christ” chronicling the early years of the virgin Mary. (Gibson isn’t involved in the film.) Born and raised in Haifa, Rush moved to New…
May 24, 2012 3:37pm
Mayim Bialik is taking a break from Facebook with a “bang.” “I think it is really sad that social media has beaten me down, and I wish I was more resilient,” she wrote on Thursday in a blog post on Jewish parenting blog The Kveller. The former Blossom star and recent parenting book author cited…
March 22, 2012 6:18pm
**** Must. Not. Lose. Focus. Crucial. Anniversary. I AM… CAPTAIN KIRK. **** Happy birthday, William Shatner, M.O.T.
March 16, 2012 8:52am
**** Button, Tilt-a-whirl sing your best, make him swivel he’ll grovel for you **** Happy birthday, Adam Levine. (From Maroon 5 and NBC’s The Voice.)
February 22, 2012 9:35am
**** A gift, with ribbons Bet lots of ducks die each year from getting tangled **** Happy birthday, Rachel Dratch. (Of Debbie Downer fame.) HEY KIDS! Check out Rachel Dratch and our friends at the JTA Archive at Tribefest this year.
February 21, 2012 5:19pm
Jesse Eisenberg goes all “Chuck Norris” facts on newly-knighted Knicks legend Jeremy Lin: Bullies chased me through the gym hurling rocks and insults when a young Taiwanese-American boy stepped in between me and my attackers. It was little Jeremy Lin, who was four years younger but in my class because he skipped several years of…
February 17, 2012 11:14am
**** Three rocks from the sun an alien teen grows up, infiltrates your dreams **** Happy birthday, JoGo.
February 10, 2012 6:00am
**** Besides the mustache swam faster by pretending mother was chasing **** Happy birthday, Mark Spitz.
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