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  • Jackie Mason, Neil Sedaka bring star power to Magen David Adom gala

    Celebs like Jackie Mason, Neil Sedaka, Michelle Williams of Destiny’s Child and 12-year-old piano prodigy Ethan Bortnick showed up at the American Friends of Magen David Adom’s first-ever Los Angeles gala Sunday night. The event raised a record-breaking $3.8 million — the most ever raised at a single AFMDA event. The funds will go toward building a… More ▸

  • Happy birthday to Joan Rivers and Jackie Mason

    Just a little celebratory shout out to two legendary Jewish comics who each, in their own unique way, changed the American comedic landscape. First up is comedian and “Fashion Police” host Joan Rivers, who turns 80 on Saturday. Sadly, Rivers is mourning her sister, lawyer Barbara Waxler, who passed away this week. The 300-person New… More ▸

  • Who are the Jewish celebrities voting for?

    The election season is almost over, thankfully, but before the we all find out who is the next POTUS, we thought it would be interesting to look at the political preferences of some famous Jews. Some of the Jewish celebrities are very outspoken regarding their opinions, some are more quiet and most of them donate a lot of money.
    Check out the list, who knows, maybe it will change how you will vote (I really hope it won’t though):
    Republican Jewish Celebrities:
    Jerry Bruckheimer

    The producer behind “CSI,” “Beverly Hills Cop,” “Top Gun” and more has donated for the Bush, McCain and Romney campaigns More ▸