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The worst defense of Zionism in history
An op-ed on Ynet, Israel's most popular news site, explains how to address anti-Zionism: Zionism will only cease being demonized in the politically correct corners of the West once our schools and film industry cease to demonize colonialism.
Street Food Guru Roy Choi on Sunny Spot, Food Trucks, Kogi & More
Roy Choi is miming eating a Cuban sandwich while dancing to an unheard beat. It's a Tuesday afternoon and the heavily tattooed Choi-a 2010 Food & Wine Magazine Best New Chef recipient and the 41-year-old founder of Kogi BBQ, which single-handedly kicked off the explosive food truck craze in Los Angeles (and America, for that matter)-is demonstrating the vibe he wants for his new restaurant.
Naomi Chazan: “An undemocratic Israel will not last a minute”
In a conference in Berlin on Israeli-German relations, Israeli speakers ask Germany to become the ‘true' friend that Israel needs (Berlin, GERMANY) - "No self respecting democracy in the world can accept the current wave of anti-democratic legislation in Israel," said New Israel Fund President Naomi Chazan in Berlin this weekend.
Thailand: Iranians planned to attack Israelis
By THANYARAT DOKSONE Updated: 7:21 a.m. Thursday, Feb. 16, 2012 Published: 11:06 p.m. Wednesday, Feb. 15, 2012 BANGKOK - Three Iranians detained after accidentally setting off explosives in Bangkok were planning to attack Israeli diplomats, Thailand's top policeman said Thursday in the first confirmation by local officials that the group was plotting attacks in Thailand.
Chris Brown Doesn’t Deserve Forgiveness for Beating Rihanna
The night was supposed to be about Whitney. And yet, with the exception of a brief prayer led by host LL Cool J, and a fleeting tribute number courtesy of Jennifer Hudson, Sunday night's 54th Grammy Awards ceremony degenerated into the "Chris Brown Comeback Special," featuring three limber performances by the pop star, as well as a Grammy award win for Best R&B album, for F.A.M.E.
'Revenge' Forges An Uneasy Alliance
Revenge takes us back to the beginning tonight as the events leading up to Daniel & Emily's engagement party, a.k.a. The Fire & Ice Ball are finally revealed! Get Another Early Look at Revenge! The red & white shindig that kicked off the series and put two bullets in an unidentified man's (Daniel?
Paget Brewster To Leave ‘Criminal Minds’
EXCLUSIVE: Emily Prentiss is turning in her badge. Criminal Minds co-star Paget Brewster will leave the hit CBS drama series at the end of this season. Brewster had been itching to do something else for awhile.
Dear liberal American Jews: Please don’t betray Israel
This letter is to you. You know who you are, but I can't say your names. You don't want to say what you think in public, in the United States of America, home of free speech. You are an American Jew, you are liberal, you believe in universal equality, minority, human and civil rights.
New NYT Jerusalem Chief Cozies up to Israel Bashers
The New York Times' newly appointed Jerusalem bureau chief played Twitter footsie on Tuesday with some of Israel's most extreme non-terrorist critics. Jodi Rudoren, until recently the paper's education editor, is set to take control of the Times' Jerusalem bureau following the exit of longtime chief Ethan Bronner.
‘Downton Abbey’ and How PBS Got Cool
Patton Oswalt obsessively live tweets it from his weekly viewing parties. Katy Perry is using it to distract herself from her marital woes. Roger Ebert has stepped outside the movie realm to praise it in his blog. Saturday Night Live spoofed it. Mob Wives star Big Ang Raiola recited favorite quips for Us Weekly.