A Christmas Story — With Latkes

How did a ‘100% Catholic’ family from Connecticut wind up frying up latkes after opening the presents under the tree every Christmas morning?

Learning to Love Christmas, Eggnog and All

Growing up in ‘less-than-Jewy’ Delaware, Marla Fogelman dreaded Christmas. Only as she became more observant did she begin to appreciate the holiday, eggnog and all.

What's More Jewish Than Chinese Food on Christmas?

Vered Guttman’s children love Christmas, in part because they get to eat Chinese food. She offers up spicy eggplant and beef stir-fry to satisfy the Jewish Yuletide ritual.

Why I Hate the Christmas Version of ‘Hallelujah’

A Christian band has released a Christmas version of Leonard Cohen’s ‘Hallelujah.’ Sigal Samuel hates it —  but not for the reasons you might think.

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Natalie Portman Mocks Ryan Seacrest in Gaza Email Trail

Natalie Portman somehow found herself in the middle of a Gaza war email drama. And she really wants to know what Ryan Seacrest is doing there with her.