In an ad from a 1947 issue of the Forverts is copy that begins, ‘If you like pumpkin spice flavored pie…’
They added 3 inches — and not where you think.
A risque ad featuring Bar Refaeli in bed with a purple Muppet is apparently too sexy for Israeli little eyes. It’s been banned before 10 p.m. (which is like late lunch hour in the Holy Land).
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The right wing is going bonkers over the so-called ‘Pajama Boy’ ad for Obamacare. Age-old anti-Semitic stereotypes are fueling the outrage, Jay Michaelson writes.
A wannabe actress made headlines by asking ‘What’s Connecticut’? Johnna Kaplan asks why it matters that the woman was ‘moderately attractive.’
When it comes to tourism, Israel has a lot of things going for it. The weather is almost always perfect, the food is delicious, and the people are good looking. Really, really good looking. So when the Israeli Defense Force objected to an ad featuring Israel’s most beautiful of “beautiful people” — Bar Refaeli — people were understandably confused.
Ever since 1967, Israel has grappled with the problem that its de-facto borders are out of sync with most of the international community’s view of where its territory starts and finishes. Normally, the ramifications are political. But now, it appears that they are also impairing the country’s tourism efforts.