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Eat, Drink + Think

How a Southern Baptist woman launched a line of kosher cakes

LaTonya King’s products are helping build bridges across a cultural divide, said one rabbi.

What British antisemitism on the left can teach us

Comic David Baddiel takes bigots to task in ‘Jews Don’t Count.’

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On this podcast, the pulpit looks a lot like the playing field

“I’m a big believer that the locker room is a sacred place,” ESPN analyst Seth Greenberg said on Erez Sherman’s show ‘Rabbi on the Sidelines.’

Did Art Buchwald come up with ‘Coming to America?’

Art Buchwald once pitched Paramount a movie that sounds an awful lot like the plot of “Coming to America.”

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Why Heschel’s example was the exception, not the rule

Far too often, Rabbi Abraham Joshua Heschel is used to justify an attitude he never held: complacency.

Previously on ‘Shtisel’: Catch up before Season 3 arrives on Netflix

Season two aired in 2015, so if you’re feeling unprepared for season three, let’s do a recap.

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