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Talent: Mel Brooks hired Pryor as a consultant on ‘Blazing Saddles.’

Richard Pryor and the Jews

By David Levesley

Richard Pryor had several early Jewish collaborators, including Mel Brooks. But a new biography says things were not always smooth between the funny man and the Tribe.


Canucks, 'Spock' Your Bills!

Canucks, 'Spock' Your Bills!

By Anne Cohen

Forget the split-fingered salute — Canadians have found a new way to honor “Star Trek” icon Leonard Nimoy, who passed away at age 83 last week: they’re “Spocking” their five-dollar bills.


Change the System

Change the System

By Susan Weiss

It’s not enough to promote prenups, embarrass recalcitrant husbands or appoint better rabbis writes attorney Susan Weiss. Jewish marriage and divorce needs a total over-haul.


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