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  • Watch: ScarJo’s (uncensored) SodaStream Super Bowl ad

    Scarlett Johansson’s decision to act as spokesperson for the Israeli firm SodaStream has been controversial from the get-go. Forget the debate over whether or not it’s okay to represent a company with a factory in the West Bank, or whether or not Oxfam should ditch her, though. That’s all just fluff. The real controversy, it… More ▸

  • The Jewish ads of Super Bowl XLVII

    Last night’s thrilling Super Bowl didn’t exactly feature anything Jewish (unless you count the third quarter blackout as a homage to the Plague of Darkness), but there was a pretty respectable presence of Jews and Israelis throughout the night, and in case you actually went to the bathroom during commercial breaks (who does that? that’s what the game is for), here they are:
    1. Bar Refaeli kissing a nerd for GoDaddy
    A lot was said about this commercial, titled “Perfect Match” for domain company GoDaddy. The lucky nerd is Jesse Heiman, better known for his roles in “American Pie 2″ and “Old School.” It took Heiman and Israeli supermodel Refaeli 45 times until they got the kiss right. More ▸

  • The return of Ferris Bueller

    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 ▸

  • Adam Lambert’s fans want him to be the next Superbowl Idol

    Adam Lambert (yes, the one of bar fight fame, if nothing else) seems to have quite the twitter following. His fans have recently started a “twitition” calling for Adam to sing the National Anthem at the 2012 Superbowl. Their reasons are as follows: He is from Indianapolis (they must have been outraged that Bachmann lost… More ▸