Today in History, August 1: 1911: Jews in Peoria, Illinois contribute one thousand dollars to Jews in Turkey suffering from the aftermath of major fires in that country.


Mariah Carey Set to Earn Large Sum for Israeli Debut

Looks like Mariah Carey will be returning home with a large sum of money from her Israel trip.

Mariah Carey to Perform in Israel

Superstar Mariah Carey is coming to the Holy Land!

Amy Schumers Childhood Rabbi Dishes on Her Hebrew School Antics

Amy Schumer seems to be everywhere lately-here's an inside scoop of what the star was like as a child, straight from her Rabbi.

Kunis, Kutcher Reportedly Have Secret Wedding

Jewish actress Mila Kunis has reportedly married her long-time fiance Ashton Kutcher.

Human Interest

Israeli Minister Comes Out After Pride Shooting

The Israeli politician released an emotional statement saying, "A terrible criminal act happened again in the city of God, attacking all of us. It attacks the right of us all to be different, to make our own choices, accept our differences and accommodate each other."

Mark Zuckerberg and Wife Expecting First Child

In a revealing post on his personal account Friday, the Facebook founder announced that after three miscarriages, he and his wife, Priscilla Chan, are expecting their first child.

Formerly Orthodox Woman Shared Anti-Orthodox Essay 1-Week Before Killing Herself

Faigy Mayer argued that Hasidic Judaism shouldnt exist at all," saying IF PEOPLE WERE ALLOWED TO THINK, THEY WOULD NOT BE RELIGIOUS."

The Amy Winehouse Documentary Will Break Your Heart

The powerful new documentary, Amy, is both fascinating and painful to watch.


are you a boureka or a falfel?

Which Israeli Leader Said It?

It's not as easy as you think...

The Top 7 Weirdest Jewish Proverbs Ever

As a people, Jews have been responsible for some great pieces of wisdom and literature throughout the ages. However, we also came up with these; proceed at your own risk!

7 things you didn't know about the kotel

7 Things You Didn't Know About the Kotel

The Western Wall is one of the holiest and most mysterious places in the world. Here are 7 things you may not have known about the Kotel!


Guaranteed Hit "American Hustle" Takes Over Theaters

In American Hustle, FBI agent Richie DiMaso employees Jewish criminal Irving Rosenfeld and his girlfriend, Sydney Prosser, as they are thrust into the dangerous underbelly of corruption with NJ government, the Mafia, power-brokers, and many more.

Arrested Development Creator Talks New CD

Arrested Development releases it's long-awaited CD, and Miz Hollywood has two copies to give away!

Wonder Woman is Israeli

Israeli actress and model Gal Gadot will become the first big screen adaption of the iconic character Wonder Woman in the upcoming film "Batman vs. Superman."

Stars Join Together for "Kirstie"

Kirstie Alley's new television show, Kirstie, will debut on Wednesday, December 4th, and will star TV alum favorites Michael Richards and Rhea Pearlman.

Soul Food, August 1

Humor is everywhere in that there's irony in just about anything a human does.-Bill Nye