(JTA) — The celebrities who appear on genealogy shows are almost invariably in for a surprise, like a criminal in their family tree or a British royal in their web of relatives. Some, like Dustin Hoffman — who broke down in tears on “Finding Your Roots” last year — delve into their Jewish ancestry deeper than they ever have before.
Sometimes you just need a good laugh.
A tree stump in California was turned into a Shel Silverstein tribute — and it’s giving everybody the feels.
JERUSALEM (JTA) — Britney Spears will perform in Tel Aviv in July, the Israeli media are reporting.