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  • Shortly after they moved in together, Segel and Williams’ Brooklyn place was severely damaged by Sandy

    Last week we reported that one of this blog’s most favorite couples, Jason Segel and Michelle Williams, finally moved in together — into an apartment building that was once a coffee warehouse in Red Hook, Brooklyn. It appears that the arrangement was very, very short term. The reason, unfortunately, being Hurricane Sandy. The couple’s apartment… More ▸

  • Ben Stiller feeding people pancakes in Brooklyn

    No publicists, no press releases, Stiller just wants to help his neighborhood. So yes, there is more to life thank being really, really, ridiculously good looking. via reddit   If you are looking to help in anyway, visit JTA’s Adam Soclof’s Twitter for more information. More ▸

  • Amar’e Stoudemire’s car is underwater

    Hurricane Sandy apparently didn’t even skip the tallest and strongest, as NBA star Amar’e Stoudemire published an instagram photo of his beloved Range Rover under water. Stoudemire is going to have a lot of time shopping for a new car since the Knicks just announced that he is going to miss the first 6-8 weeks… More ▸

  • Jewish celebrities react to Hurricane Sandy

    As one of the worst storms in U.S. history took its toll on the Northeast, celebrities who live in New York City (and elsewhere) took to Twitter with their thoughts and updates.
    Thanks for all the concerned tweets… Thank goodness we are all okay… Thinking of those who aren’t #sandy
    — Debra Messing (@DebraMessing)
    October 30, 2012
    I know it’s tough now, New York, but picture yourself next summer, lying on a warm, calm beach, with nothing to remind you of Sandy
    — B.J. Novak (@bjnovak) October 30, 2012
    Sending love to all in Long Beach L.I. My home town. bc
    — Billy Crystal (@BillyCrystal) October 30, 2012 More ▸

  • A Hurricane named Israel?

    Fresh off an earthquake earlier this week, the East Coast is bracing for Hurricane Irene this weekend. Ten summers ago, the designated name of a hurricane was at the "I" of an international public relations storm: News Brief  June 7, 2001 – The World Meteorological Organization altered its list of names for this summer’s typhoons and hurricanes,… More ▸