Being Clueless about Being Jewish in a Polite Society

Twitter Bird by Joao Lima Jr [CC BY-SA 3.0]

Taffy Brodesser-Akner is an entertainment writer who contributes to GQ, The New York Times and, on Jewish issues, to Tablet.com. The latter, by the way, now charges readers to comment. This is either an interesting way to avoid trolls or one really stupid business model.Speaking of stupid, let me get back to Ms. Brodesser-Akner, specifically her recent piece for Tablet, “I Probably Won’t Share This Essay on Twitter:  Some thoughts on being Jewish in contemporary polite society.”Not sharin … [Read more...]

We Are Pardoned

Big news from the pope.  The Jews are innocent of deicide.Pope Benedict XVI has made a sweeping exoneration of the Jewish people for the death of Jesus Christ, tackling one of the most controversial issues in Christianity in a new book.In "Jesus of Nazareth-Part II" excerpts released Wednesday, Benedict explains biblically and theologically why there is no basis in Scripture for the argument that the Jewish people as a whole were responsible for Jesus' death.Interpretations to the … [Read more...]

New Trends In Islamic Antisemitism

This video has been going around the blogosphere for a few days.  It was produced by MEMRI, the Middle East Media Research Institute.  The board of MEMRI is drawn from a wide range of people from the left to the right and everywhere in between.  They do not make this stuff up.  I have watched hours of this crap.This video is a good compilation of Islamic antisemitism.  It is very graphic at the end when the narrator shows horrific Holocaust footage.  Nonetheless, it should be watched:New … [Read more...]

Glenn Beck: Pro-Commie, Antisemite, Israel Lover?

I know that like me, some of you are so allergic to Glenn Beck and his foolishness that you probably ignore him most of the time.  With his recent attack on George Soros, which as many have pointed out, is pulled right out of the Protocols of the Elders of Zion, he merits comment. … [Read more...]


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