Thanksgivukkah isn’t happening for another couple of weeks, but already it has bestowed upon us many gifts, including a great recipe for roasted Brussels sprouts with pastrami and pickled red onion, a rapping turkey, and a “Colbert Report” bit so funny the host himself lost it. There’s something else on our wish list for this… More ▸
Barack Obama closed out his vacation on Martha’s Vineyard with what was likely a very funny round of golf. According to CNN the president teed off on Saturday at Farm Neck Golf Club with Larry David, co-creator of “Seinfeld” and “Curb Your Enthusiasm.” The foursome also included private equity investor Glenn Hutchins and former U.S…. More ▸
Way back in the year 2008, long before baby North was a glimmer in Kim Kardashian’s eye, Kanye West was a man with a dream. A dream of becoming…the black Larry David. Really — that’s what he said. To Larry Charles, the executive producer of “Curb Your Enthusiasm.” Yes, it may be difficult to imagine… More ▸
Comedian Larry David has been called a lot of things over the course of his long and successful career, but we’re pretty sure “peace maker” has never been one of them. Until now. Well, almost sort of, anyway. Harvard law professor Alan Dershowitz has sent an episode of David’s HBO show “Curb Your Enthusiasm” to… More ▸
There aren’t that many Jewish couples out there. On television, that is.
Sure, there are plenty of mixed marriages, as there are in real life, but the small screen doesn’t usually feature a couple where both members are Jews.
But we were able to come up with 10 of our favorites in honor of Valentine’s Day after racking our pop culture-loving brains (and searching the internet).
Here they are:
1. The “retired and moved to Boca” couple – Helen and Mordy Seinfeld (“Seinfeld”)
They love each other but fight all time. They wonder why you never call them (or Uncle Leo) and invite themselves over. Mordy (Barney Martin) always complains and yells about everything he doesn’t like, and Helen (Liz Sharidan) yells back at him but always has his back. The Seinfelds are the thick-skinned, proud and caring couple who somehow get along in a faraway land called Florida. More ▸
In a new interview, Alan Dershowitz tells the Columbia Current what he’s done lately for Mideast peace. “I recently sent a copy of ‘Palestinian Chicken,’ that Larry David gave me, to Prime Minister Netanyahu — with the suggestion that he invite Abbas over to watch it together,” he said, referring to the episode of “Curb… More ▸
By Adam Soclof
Set in New York City, the eighth season of Curb Your Enthusiasm was the most Jewish-flavored season to date. Here are five shining moments from everyone’s favorite Jewish "baldy," as seen on YouTube: Jewish Lawyers: [[READMORE]] Palestinian Chicken episode Participating in a Minyan with Bill Buckner Teaching Kids about Hitler More ▸
The 8th season of HBO’s Curb Your Enthusiasm came to a close, and boy, was this season Jewey. JTA collected some of the best Jewish moments of Larry David’s show. Enjoy! More ▸
By Lashon Holly
The tabloids are buzzing over whether Larry David and new girlfriend Amy Landecker began dating before or after the actress’ current marriage hit the rocks.
But we have a more important issue — what should we make of the fact that Landecker is a dead ringer for Cheryl Hines, who plays Larry’s (now ex-)wife Cheryl on “Curb Your Enthusiasm”?
I smell a 6nobacon poll question… Read more to vote! More ▸
New York Post Page Six is reporting that Curb Your Enthusiasm star Larry David is apparently getting serious with actress Amy Landecker, who co-starred on a Curb episode called “The Bi-Sexual.” Sources told Page Six that the romance began when the episode was being filmed earlier this year, and since then David and Landecker have been spotted… More ▸