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Simcha Weinstein is an internationally known, best-selling author. His first book "Up, Up and Oy Vey!," received the Benjamin Franklin Award for the best book of 2007. He has appeared on CNN Showbiz Tonight and NPR, and has been profiled in leading publications, including The New York Times, The Miami Herald and The London Guardian. He is a contributor to The Jerusalem Post and The Jewish Telegraphic Agency (JTA), and other publications. He chairs the Religious Affairs Committee at the renowned New York art school, Pratt Institute. His latest book "Shtick Shift: Jewish Humor in the 21st Century" is out now.

ARTICLES BY: Simcha Weinstein


May 17, 2010 12:53 am
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South Park: Seriously Funny

On April 14, Comedy Central's "South Park" celebrated its 200th episode of "take no prisoners" animated comedy by dressing up the Prophet Mohammed...

April 19, 2010 8:33 pm
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Kick-Tuchas

They call me the "Comic Book Rabbi." Given the chance to choose my own "superhero" nickname, I'd have picked something more dynamic, like "Super Jew"...

Features

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World

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Middle East

Iran Says Coronavirus Has Spread to Several Cities, Reports Two New Deaths

The coronavirus has spread to several Iranian cities, a Health Ministry official said on Friday, as an outbreak that the authorities say began in the holy city of Qom caused...

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