“I would have loved to have been a dancer, I would love to have been a singer. At this age, all of a sudden, I’m given a chance to pursue it.”
Sarah Silverman’s dad has a dirtier vocabulary than Eminem.
There is something liberating about the realization that I will never make perfect Hamantaschen for Purim.
“Old age,” for women, begins young.
Older single ladies face an especially limited population of potential Jewish matches. Nancy Kalikow Maxwell lays out the extraordinary steps they take to find men.
“When your parents are dying, it’s not like a baby, where people want to come over and play with the baby. Somebody comes over and brings you a little onesie or stretchy…. What are they going to do — bring Depends? Or a case of Ensure?”
Ari Seth Cohen is a man who knows how to talk to ladies — at least if they’re 65 and up. With his blog and documentary, Cohen celebrates the fashionable seniors of New York City.
A recognizable portrayal of 40-ish women on TV is a rare thing. This is what makes the new HBO series ‘Doll and Em’ such a treat.
Esther Merves, 54
With the population of retiring baby boomers growing, the Forward got advice from someone in the belly of the beast: a financial manager in Florida.