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  • One more incentive for peace: A Rami Kashou studio in Ramallah

    Rami Kashou, the Ramallah-born fashion designer who finished a close second on Season 4 of Bravo’s Project Runway, plays the checkpoint card in a Q & A with Jewcy. What about [opening a studio] in your home country? I’d love to open up in more than one country, but with checkpoints in the Middle East,… More ▸

  • Iranian democracy

    Here’s an interesting reminder about the history of American interference in Iran, back when we were more interested in fighting communism. The problem with the video is that it paints a highly misleading and incomplete picture of the current U.S.-Iranian showdown, ignoring the fundamental role of Tehran’s nuclear program in the faceoff. More ▸

  • Beware: The Keffiyeh

    The latest from the Arab-American bloggers behind KABOBFest, with Palestinian Canadian rapper Iron Sheik doing the voice-over… More ▸

  • Winehouse snags top honors at Grammys

    I fear I must take leave of the Winehouse blogging, before I cast myself a one trick pony. But before I do, I just wanted to share with you that Amy took home five Grammy awards yesterday: Record of the Year, Song of the Year, Best New Artist, Best Female Pop Vocal Performance, and Best… More ▸

  • Jackie Oy!

    Our election site is for politics and the Telegraph is for other stuff, including the funny material. So what if we have Jackie Mason sounding not particularly funny or smart about politics? For now, he goes here. If Mr. Prune Danish makes an endorsement, we’ll reconsider. More ▸

  • Dobbs calls ADL a joke, Olbermann calls Dobbs worst person in the world

    Just to recap: On Monday night, in a debate with Janet Murguia of the National Council of La Raza, Lou Dobbs accused the ADL of being an “absolute advocate group for open borders and amnesty for illegal aliens.” Then he took another shot: Well, on Thursday night, MSNBC’s Keith Olbermann fired back, giving his daily… More ▸