The Hanukkah Houston Hoedown

Bringing the cheer to the Lone Star State

Kinky Friedman to Run for Texas Governor?

The cosmic cowboy may ride the campaign trail again

My Cousin, The Barbecue Maven

The NYT gives two stars to a Lone Star restaurant

When Granny Beat Back the Klan, Armed With an American Flag and a Frying Pan

With an American flag in her hand, my immigrant grandmother stood up to a gang of Texas roughnecks

Praised Be GCB

The born-again ABC show offers Kristin Chenoweth, camp, and TV that doesn’t require Talmudic analysis

The Lone Rainbow State

Today on Tablet

Orthodox School Can Now Compete in Tournament

Basketball semifinal will be played Friday afternoon following judge’s order

Heart of Texas

A new initiative encourages Orthodox families to move to Houston, where Jewish life is affordable—but will New Yorkers be enticed by kosher chili?

Texas Politician Uses His Words, Fails

Should ‘probably’ insert foot in mouth

Perry’s Ascent Heralds Israel’s Rise as Issue

Front-running Texas gov. is not playing to the Jewish crowd

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