Victory Lap: Auxerre’s Israeli midfielder Ben Sahar celebrates after scoring a goal against Caen during a French League Cup soccer match at the Abbe-Deschamps stadium in Auxerre.
Up-Do: Actress Lauren Storm wears her hair piled high at the Los Angeles premiere of the Twyla Tharp-Frank Sinatra Musical ‘Come Fly Away’ at the Pantages Theatre in Hollywood.
Headliner: Violinist Joshua Bell is all smiles at the reopening of the New York City Center. He played “Summer” from Vivaldi’s “Four Seasons” and “Maria” from Bernstein’s “West Side Story” at this inaugural performance in the newly renovated space.
Fly With Her: ‘Millionaire Matchmaker’ Patti Stanger is a vision in leather at the Los Angeles premiere of the Twyla Tharp-Frank Sinatra Musical ‘Come Fly Away’ at the Pantages Theatre in Hollywood.
Black Tie: Actors Matthew Broderick and Sarah Jessica Parker get all gussied up for the reopening of the New York City Center.
He’s Got Rhythm: New York City Mayor Michael Bloomberg conducts the Encores! Orchestra at the reopening of the the New York City Center. The performance was an homage to Mayor Fiorello La Guardia, who conducted the New York Philharmonic at the inauguration of New York City Center in 1943.
A Father’s Grief: Amy Winehouse’s father, Mitch Winehouse, and her stepmother, Jane, leave St. Pancras Coroner’s Court in London. Today’s inquest into the late singer’s death found that Winehouse died of alcohol poisoning.
A Miss Hitler contest in Russia. A swastika ring for sale at Sears. Nazi chic blouses at Mango. And now, Hitler’s face on a package of coffee creamer.
This is starting to get weird.
Halloween this year falls on Shabbat. On a Friday night, trick-or-treaters, even Jewish ones, will be knocking. Should we open the door? #Shabbatoween
That time Switzerland denied James Joyce a visa because they thought he was his Jewish character, Leopold Bloom.
Bring it on, fall. Bring it on.
"If it is an act of terrorism, it is possible that it is of the Islamist variety. Or not. But for now, let us not make assumptions."
Mira Sucharov writes from Ottawa on today's shootings.
"I am going to be talking about my death. We are all going to cry. But if I can do this in front of all of you, then you can do this privately with the people you love. And you must."
Rabbi Jack Moline shares his story about making an end of life decision. Tell us about a time when you had to make an end-of-life decision. What was the best advice you received — whether from a clergy member, doctor, friend, or anyone else?
New documents reveal a little-known chapter of Israeli history: Palestinian internment.
Israelis say they were legal POWs. Palestinians claim something far worse.
Fun fact #1: There was a Miss Hitler contest.
Fun fact #2: People actually participated.
"It is so Jewy. We got away with that much Jewiness? I can’t believe it." — Jill Soloway
Have you watched Transparent? What do you think?
"Until all rituals are open to everyone, all positions of power open to everyone, all positions or authority open to everyone, and all sacred spaces open to everyone, irrespective or gender, these scenarios will continue."
Do you agree?
Cupcake-loving kosher-keepers rejoice: Crumbs Bake Shop is back — with new treats!
Somebody forgot to tell St. Louis that #DeathofKlinghoffer was divisive.
“These are the people who are posing as the gatekeepers of Judaism, and they themselves are so personally flawed morally. It’s just perplexing that these kind of people should have that kind of power.”
What do you think?
“What’s next? An opera about ISIS beheading James Foley?”
1,000 people gathered last night to protest The Metropolitan Opera's production of "The Death of Klinghoffer."
Ruth Bader Ginsburg knows she's badass. She's got the t-shirts to prove it.