Stressed out over what to do for dad this Father’s day? No tips here, but we can offer you a distraction in the form of a list of our favorite Jewish celebrity dads. More ▸
Memorial Day is this Monday, so we thought the right thing to do would be to pay tribute to five American Jewish soldiers from the big screen:
1. Noah Ackerman (“The Young Lions”)
Played by Montgomery Clift in the 1958 film, Noah Ackerman was a young Jew from the Bronx forced to deal with anti-Semitism coming from the enemy — but also in his own ranks. In a very emotional ending scene, Ackerman was forced to confront the horrors of the Holocaust as his company liberates a Nazi death camp. Added bonus: The movie also features Marlon Brando and Dean Martin.
Find out who the rest are after the jump. More ▸
Each week, 6 Degrees No Bacon, the Jewish celebrity blog, brings you the Weekly Sizzle, the five most interesting Jewish celebrity stories featuring commentary from our devoted correspondents. This week’s stories: 1. The return of Ferris Bueller & Jerry Seinfeld, for the Super Bowl (commercial) win! 2. California synagogue convinces Mel Gibson that Jews are awesome 3. Mark Cuban’s purrfect investment… More ▸
Superbowl Sunday is just around the corner, and unless you are in the northeast, you probably don’t care that much about New York and Boston sports rivalries. But that doesn’t mean you shouldn’t watch everything around it — Kelly Clarkson will try not to pull a Christina and mess up the anthem, Madonna is doing… More ▸