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 ▸
You know how you decide to take an inspiring quote, or a symbol that is meaningful to you, or just a nice tribal decoration and tattoo it on your body? Yes? No? Doesn’t matter, because obviously you’ve been doing it wrong the whole time. Why? Because somewhere out there, there are people who tattoo themselves… More ▸
Larry David published an animated video on “Funny or Die” about how his Thanksgiving was growing up in Brooklyn. The result: well, exactly how you would expect a Larry David Thanksgiving to be. Larry David’s Thanksgiving Special from Larry David More ▸
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:
The producer behind “CSI,” “Beverly Hills Cop,” “Top Gun” and more has donated for the Bush, McCain and Romney campaigns More ▸
New photos from the set of “Clear History,” the upcoming HBO film by Larry David, finally answers the question no one has ever asked – how David will look if he never shaved. Nevertheless, this hippie-Moses (or Gandalf, for the fantasy people) look looks promising, as well as the movie plot. David co-wrote “Clear History”… More ▸
Last night’s 64th Primetime Emmy Awards revealed a new reality – the American viewer would much rather be scared by potential terrorists than sexist advertising agencies – as television show “Homeland” grabbed six Emmys and denounced “Mad Men” as the top drama on TV. “Homeland” had a pretty impressive Emmy run, including Outstanding Drama, best… More ▸
Jerry Seinfeld’s new web series ‘Comedians in a Car Getting Coffee’ is about, well, comedians in a car getting coffee
Jerry Seinfeld released the first episode of his new web series over the weekend, and it doesn’t disappoint — if you’re either a Seinfeld fan or a fan of shows whose title is an exact explanation of the content. The first episode of “Comedians in a Car Getting Coffee” featured Seinfeld and his fellow “Seinfeld”… More ▸
Mayim Bialik, Larry David and Lena Dunham are among the many Jewish performers nominated for the 64th Primetime Emmy Awards. More ▸
It’s not exactly the most groundbreaking news, but… a ton of Jews made the list of 2012 Emmy nominations, which were announced earlier today. Four out of the six shows that are nominated for the most Outstanding Comedy Series boast Jewish producers: “Big Band Theory” (Chuck Lorre), “Curb Your Enthusiasm” (Larry David), “Girls” (Lenna Dunham),… More ▸