Poll of the Week

  • The Sacha Baron Cohen Favorite Character Poll

    Sacha Baron Cohen is coming up with a new movie, “The Dictator,” this weekend, and in case you were living under a rock for the past few months, promotion for the film has been very intense in a way only Baron Cohen can do it. We decided to look at Baron Cohen’s three most popular characters —… More ▸

  • The great Beastie Boys Rock & Roll Hall of Fame Poll!

    Congratulation to the Jewish kings of hip-hop, Mike D (Michael Diamond), MCA (Adam Yauch) and Ad-Rock (Adam Horovitz) — the Beastie Boys — who didn’t sleep till Cleveland, and were recently inducted into the Rock & Roll Hall of Fame Class of 2012. The Hall of Fame listed Beastie Boys songs that are considered “essential,”… More ▸

  • Bar Mitzvah Rap Wars: Drake vs. Bobb’e J

    You thought that Drake was the first rapper to bring the party to the shul? Think again. Only three years ago, a young promising rapper named Bobb’e J. Thompson came out with “Bro Mitzvah,” which… you’re just going to have to see for yourselves. Bobb’e J is also known for his roles in “30 Rock,”… More ▸

  • Which Adam Sandler movie most deserves a Razzie? (Sizzle Poll)

    Earlier this week, we reported that the Adam Sandler movie Jack and Jill won 10 Razzie Awards for worst in film, an all-time record. We thought this would be a great time to look back and admire Sandler, who has been nominated for the awards 16 times, and brought home the Razzie seven times (for… More ▸

  • Poll of the Week: Which “Seinfeld” character could help the Israelis and Palestinians make peace?

    Jason Alexander aka George Costanza met in Jerusalem this week with Israeli President Shimon Peres (he also visited with Palestinian officials in Ramalah). Alexander was representing the organization OneVoice, which seeks to help reach a two-state solution by training “Israeli and Palestinian youth in leadership skills, non-violent activism, and democratic principles.”
    Here’s the official version from the president’s office:
    President Peres turned to Jason Alexander with a smile and said jockingly, please allow me to call you George. He then said: “George, on the show you and Jerry Seinfeld conduct yourselves like two different states – each of you has a differing world view and creative thoughts. What is your advice to advance the peace process in the Middle East?”
    Alexander answered the President by saying that it is correct that he and Jerry Seinfeld represent two different worlds and it is extremely difficult to have a relationship like this, but my advice to you is not to give up. Even with the disappointments it is important to continue in the difficult effort of advancing peace which is so important. I too, through comedy and humor, try to contribute my part by advancing the idea of two states for two people.
    I smell a poll… (after the jump) More ▸

  • The Great Sandler Debate: Happy Gilmore vs. Billy Madison!

    Sept. 9 marks Adam Sandler’s 45th birthday.
    Under the guise of a work-related assignment, 6nobacon writers Jew-Jew Barrea and Seamus McQuippah watched two seminal Sandler films from the 1990s (Billy Madison and Happy Gilmore) with the task of defending their favorites.
    Siding with Mr. Madison: JJB. Arguing in favor of Mr. Gilmore: SMQ.
    Enjoy! More ▸