Rouhani Flaunts Nuke Breach; Weiner Gets A Play

Plus Israeli brain drain rates top in the West, and more in the news

My Jewish Characters

A writer considers the fictions of religious identity—in life and on the page

A Jewy Little Christmas

Three comedies—This Is 40, Parental Guidance, and The Guilt Trip—give the holidays cheap laughs

Sundown: NRA Calls for Armed Guards in Schools

Plus South African party gives BDS movement a victory

Sundown: Dog Saves Owner in Ashkelon

Plus Rupert Murdoch apologizes for anti-Semitic tweet, and more

Sundown: Russia Against Iran (Sanctions)

Plus, will the Camp David Accords be altered?

Girls Just Wants to Have Fun

Evaluating comedy on its political merit is like disassembling a vibrator to analyze its mechanics: You can do it, but that’s not what it’s for.

The Least-Requested Hanukkah Specials Ever

Jolson, Malamud, Golda, and more!

Hot Wives Break Up With Prominent Nebbishes

In other news, there is no Santa Claus

Daybreak: No Freeze, Not With This Gov’t

Plus Yitzhak Rabin’s (non-?)legacy, and more in the news

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