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Murray Louis, a Brooklyn born choreographer who grew up with Yiddish-speaking parents, went on to become a prolific international artist. Talya Zax recalls his legacy.

Judge Judy's Dating Advice: Don't Go for Schlubs

Judge Judy has some dating advice for you: don’t be so ‘desperate to nest’ that you settle for a schlub and above all, maintain your financial independence. Your mom would agree.

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Hasidic Guys Watch 'Fiddler on the Roof' for the First Time — and Kinda Like It

Watching ‘Fiddler on the Roof’ is tradition. (TRAAAADITION!) So here’s what happened when Orthodox website Jew and the City screened the film to Hasidim for the first time.


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Brazilians know how to party. Nowhere is that more obvious than at Carnival, Brazil’s most popular celebration festively combining its rich and multi-ethnic melting pot. It’s also one of the world’s largest multi-day celebrations, when ecstatic crowds enjoy fabulous samba parades and enormous street parties.

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