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  • Amar’e Stoudemire is hitting the books

    New York Knicks star and philo-Semite, Amar’e Stoudemire is heading back to school at Florida International University while the his union reps sort out the labor dispute with the NBA owners. “I’m back at school at FIU, studying history and science,” Stoudemire, who has been seen on campus, told The Post’s Anthony Sulla-Heffinger. I commend Stoudemire for… More ▸

  • And now on the men’s side…Jerry Bruckheimer, Steven Spielberg and Howard Stern are among Hollywood’s top male earners

    Hollywood has been kind to Jewish men this year, slightly more so than the women. After first place Forbes finisher Tyler Perry, Jerry Bruckheimer and Steven Spielberg appear in quick succession. The former made a large chunk of his money this year off the box office from the latest Pirates of the Caribbean movie while… More ▸

  • Paul Rudd’s Jersey Shore audition tape

    Last night, Conan O’Brien revealed the secret celebrity audition tapes for Jersey Shore, including that of Paul Rudd and Anne Hathaway. Rudd explained his type to the camera. “I just want to find a nice, hot, juiced, tanned guy and live my life,” he said. Paul, as it turns out that’s exactly what I look… More ▸

  • Sarah Michelle Gellar discusses embarrassing moments and bacon food trucks with Chelsea Handler

    Ringer star Sarah Michelle Gellar stopped by Chelsea Handler’s late night talk show to promote her new series and recounted one of her most embarrassing moments ever. Apparently Sarah spied Chelsea in a parking lot and waved to her as though they knew each other, which they did not (at the time at least). Sarah merely recognized the host because, well, she’s famous. I guess Sarah has really lost her inner New Yorker. The way we handle celebrities in NYC is to pretend we didn’t see them while our insides shout “OMG! OMG!” And once they’re out of view, we begin the frantic texting.
    The conversation moved onto food trucks. Apparently Sarah is a fan of the one that only serves bacon products. At this new information, Chelsea deadpanned, “That’s perfect because I’m Jewish.”
    “They have kosher bacon,” Sarah said with a shrug.
    No Sarah, we don’t. I’ve never tried the real thing but I’m assuming that those swizzle sticks Morningstar Farms calls “bacon” aren’t actually representative of the actual product.
    Check out the rest of the interview below. More ▸

  • Jill Zarin’s Housewives departure statement

    The fired “housewife” who found out earlier this week that she won’t be appearing in the new season of The Real Housewives of New York City, has just released a statement to fans, explaining her departure from the show and her future plans. Dear Friends and Family, I’ve had four amazing years on The Real… More ▸

  • Paul Rudd talks about nudity

    In an interview segment on Chelsea Lately, Paul Rudd, who was on the show to promote his new indie movie Our Idiot Brother, expressed sympathy for the boom mic operator who was forced to get too close to him during filming of a nude scene. Unable to wear a thong since it would’ve been visible… More ▸

  • Jonah Hill: Before the diet

    The trailer for Jonah Hill’s new movie, The Sitter was just released, and in it we get to see the recently slimmed down and virtually unrecognizable Mr. Hill as we had come to know and love him — large and in charge. From the looks of the trailer (and the NSFW red band trailer), this seems like… More ▸

  • Mila vs. Natalie at the box office… LiLo, take note!

    Lashon Holly can’t stop thinking about poor Lindsay Lohan, who thinks it should have been her — and not Natalie Portman — taking an Oscar-winning turn in “Black Swan.” Of course, if anything… Lindsay has more of the Mila Kunis-vibe going on. While we’re on the subject… Hey, Lindsay, if you think you can do… More ▸

  • Gwyneth’s Apple won’t fall far from the Tree of Life

    When Gwyneth Paltrow appeared on the NBC program “Who Do You Think You Are?” she traced her genealogy on her father’s side all the way back to prominent Hasidic rabbis. As a result of this discovery, she’s decided to raise her two children, Apple and Moses, in a Jewish lifestyle. “It was such a nice… More ▸

  • The Khalidi Chronicles — the McCain connection (UPDATE #2)

    Republican Jews, and other McCain supporters, have been paying a lot of attention to Barack Obama’s relationship with Rashid Khalidi. But John McCain has his own affiliation with the Palestinian-American academic and activist. McCain has been chairman of the International Republican Institute since 1993, an organization which "advances freedom and democracy worldwide by developing political… More ▸