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  • The best of the #HermanCainAsDrake hashtag

    It’s been almost a week since Herman Cain announced that he is suspending his campaign and the world is, well, still making fun of him. It’s not like the GOP race isn’t entertaining enough as it is, but there was something special about Cain, the underdog turned front runner accused of sexual misconduct. And so,… More ▸

  • This week’s Weekly Sizzle!

    Each week, 6 Degrees No Bacon, the Jewish celebrity blog, brings you the Weekly Sizzle, the six most interesting Jewish celebrity stories featuring commentary from our devoted correspondents. This week’s stories: 1. Natalie Portman to appear on a PETA postage stamp 2. Drake talks about Jewish Rappers 3. Amar’e Stoudemire teaches Hebrew, for real. 4. After LeBron, Kobe shoots… More ▸

  • Drake talks about Jewish Rappers

    Rapper Drake sat down with Chelsea Handler on her late night show “Chelsea Lately” last week to talk about his new album “Take Care.” Handler asked Drake if there are any other Jewish rappers out there, and Drake told her about Matisyahu and Mac Miller, to which Handler asked, “Do you guys all hang out… More ▸

  • This week’s Weekly Sizzle!

    Each week, 6 Degrees No Bacon, the Jewish celebrity blog, brings you the Weekly Sizzle, the six most interesting Jewish celebrity stories featuring commentary from our devoted correspondents. This week’s stories: 1. Drake: ‘I will still perform at Penn State this weekend‘ 2. LeBron taking his talents to the JCC 3. Darren Aronofsky wants you to… More ▸

  • Drake opens up about his racial and religious identity

    In this week’s Village Voice, Drake speaks to one of the preeminent hip hop commentators, Jay Smooth. (Jay has written for the Source, founded one of the earliest hip hop blogs and hosts a popular vlog series called “Ill Doctrine.”) Since the songs from his new album “Take Care” leaked online, Jay takes the opportunity… More ▸

  • Drake: ‘I will still perform at Penn State this weekend’

    Things are going from bad to unbelievable to surreal up in State College, Penn. Last night, students almost burned their campus down when they found out Joe Paterno had been fired by the board of trustees. Though most students are anxiously awaiting the game against Nebraska this weekend (this is going to be one awkward game), another… More ▸

  • Drake’s biggest fear is…

    Before I reveal what Drake posted on his blog yesterday (and what he said in an interview with The Source), let me just say this. When I imagine what Drake could be afraid of, the thing that comes to mind is getting shot. I mean, it happened to him before, or rather to the character he played… More ▸

  • Jonah Hill’s awkward e-mail to Drake

    Jonah Hill sat down with Jay Leno on Monday and told him about a rather awkward yet funny accident he had a while back. As part of his well-buzzed diet, Hill keeps a daily track record of what he is eating, and then report via e-mail to his nutritionist the same day. However, one night… More ▸

  • Drake: ‘I was begging to act on SNL!’

    A couple of days ago we posted the hilarious SNL short in which Andy Samberg interviewed Drake. Apparently, there is a reason why Drake did more than just sing: He just really really wanted to act. “I’m dying to, man. I was begging,” Drake told MTV News. “I was begging everybody like, ‘Please let me… More ▸

  • Andy Samberg interviews Drake. HILARIOUS!

    Rapper Drake was musical guest on this weekend’s SNL and he got a special treatment from Andy Samberg, in a series of bizarre interviews. If you’re into Andy Samberg’s humor, prepare for two minutes and 35 seconds of comic gold. More ▸