Bringing in the New Year

New years in Israel Bringing in the New Year

This month, Israel is bringing in the Jewish New Year with some sweet events. We’re talking festivals, tours, parties and much more. Thankfully, we got our hands on Yoni Cohen’s comprehensive guide of all the happenings in Israel for this New Year. Take a look!   Love Nights Festival Desert Ashram, Shitim, Sep 25-27. NIS 329 […]

September 22, 2014
Before I Die Before I Die…

Without specifically mentioning Israel, British newspaper includes Holy Land among 25 destinations on its ultimate travel bucket list alongside northern lights, Taj Mahal, Antarctica and Great Wall of China. Visiting the Holy Land is one of thing you should do before you die, according to the British Telegraph newspaper’ ultimate travel bucket list. The Holy Land […]

September 11, 2014
Kiss Kiss to Perform in Israel

Rocker Gene Simmons of Kiss mentions Jewish state as one of the destinations for its upcoming world tour. Is veteran American hard rock band Kiss on its way to Israel? That’s quite possible, at least according to an announcement made by frontman Gene Simmons on his Facebook page. In a post published by the musician last week, he concluded […]

September 8, 2014
Screen Shot 2014-09-05 at 11.40.30 AM Remembering Joan Rivers

Daughter Melissa releases statement that Rivers passed away at 81 years of age after a career and personal life of trial and tribulations that always brought her back to comedy.     Joan Rivers, the raucous, acid-tongued comedian who crashed the male-dominated realm of late-night talk shows and turned Hollywood red carpets into danger zones […]

September 5, 2014
Inigo_Montoya Mandy Patinkin for Prime Minister 

Recently on The Colbert Report, Jewish actor and comedian Mandy Patinkin announced his candidacy for the Israeli Prime Minister’s Office. While some individuals are amused by this idea, Patinkin stands by it: “I am going to enter myself to be possibly elected as the new prime minister of Israel,” Patinkin told Colbert in what sounded […]

September 4, 2014
stewart Jon Stewart: I’m Not Anti-Israel

Daily Show host jokes off claims of anti-Israel bias before launch of debut film: ‘There’s a lot of reasons why I hate myself – being Jewish isn’t one of them. Promoting his debut film Rosewater, which is set to premier later this month, Daily Show host Jon Stewart spoke about the fighting in Gaza, why […]

September 2, 2014