Tomato-Basil Cousous Is Picnic Perfection

With tomatoes now hitting their peak it’s practically impossible to get enough. This Italy-meets-Israel-inspired salad is just right for a holiday-weekend picnic — or any warm-weather meal.

How Do You Talk God Out of The Apocalypse? Ask Eli Shapiro.

In Eli Shapiro’s short film, ‘Ike Talks to God,’ a young Jewish and very average insurance clerk chats with an ambivalent god in an apocalyptic world.

Leonard Nimoy's Son Zaps $600K Goal for 'Spock' Flick

Leonard Nimoy’s son Adam Nimoy has surpassed the goal of raising $600,000 in funds through a Kickstarter campaign to complete a documentary about his father.

Postcard showing Kutsher’s Hotel in 1955.

Kutsher's Will Be Reincarnated as Catskills Yoga Retreat

After closing in 2013, Kutsher’s — famed as the inspiration for the fictional “Dirty Dancing” Borscht Belt resort — is to be reincarnated as a $250-million yoga center.

L’Chaim to Marriage Equality, but Our Work Isn’t Finished

The thrilling victory of the U.S. Supreme Court’s ruling last Friday was a huge step forward, says LGBT activist Idit Klein. But as discrimination persists, we must say “Lo Dayenu” — It is not enough.