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Passover Seder

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  • Frank and Jamie McCourt appear at court hearing that highlights their lavish lifestyle [Updated]

     
    With Jamie McCourt sitting on one side of the lawyers' table and Frank McCourt on the other, her divorce attorney Dennis Wasser spent more than an hour passionately arguing that his client deserved support to continue the lifestyle she had......
  • Obamas to celebrate Passover at White House. Will Seder end with 'next year in East Jerusalem'?

     
    Tensions between Israel and the United States are particularly strained. President Obama did not give an inch recently when Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu came to visit. The White House delivered its message -- freeze the settlements in East...
  • Traditional Passover dinner at Akasha

     
    For the first night of Passover, let the folks at Akasha do the work. The Culver City restaurant, known for its locally sourced fare and inventive menus, serves up a brief service and a traditional seder dinner including Tuscan-style chopped liver,...
  • Weekly remarks: Obama on Easter unity, GOP's Kevin McCarthy on jobs and jobs

     
    The Democrat notes a unifying holiday; the Republican worries over vastly expanded spending and federal debts....
  • Peter Biskind on Warren Beatty: Was his theme song 'You're So Vain' or 'Just a Gigolo'?

     
    Of all the many spellbindingly jaw-droppingly dishy anecdotes in Peter Biskind's new Warren Beatty biography, "Star: How Warren Beatty Seduced America," I was found myself especially astounded--in a "what would a therapist make of this" kind of way--by...
  • Paucity of whitefish mars Passover meals

    Paucity of whitefish mars Passover meals
    In balmy Southern California this week, the polar vortex is putting a chill on Simon Baitler's Passover meals. On Monday night, 21 people dined at his Santa Monica house to celebrate the Jewish holiday. Another 10 were scheduled to be there Tuesday...
  • Stephen Colbert to CBS. 'Rio 2' will fly high. Down upfront?

    Stephen Colbert to CBS. 'Rio 2' will fly high. Down upfront?
    After the coffee. Before getting ready to fly back to D.C. The Skinny: Traveling to D.C. on Saturday for Passover on Monday. Given the cost of flying and renting a car, this will be a very expensive Seder. Don't worry, eating matzo won't stop me from...
  • It's a brisket showdown: A chef's wine-marinated version is pitted against a beloved vintage recipe

    It's a brisket showdown: A chef's wine-marinated version is pitted against a beloved vintage recipe
    Brisket is my favorite part of the Passover meal, and yet, until very recently, I had never made one. This year, when it looked like I would be in New York for Passover, my brother suggested we hold a Seder at his apartment on the Upper West Side....
  • Charosets of the World

    <i>Charosets</i> of the World
    For as long as I can remember, Passover has been the most important holiday in our home, and everyone looks forward to the Seder. Family and friends, often as many as 30, attend the event, and I am constantly looking for new and different ideas to enliven...
  • At Model Matzah Bakeries, kids have matzo down pat

    At Model Matzah Bakeries, kids have matzo down pat
    The children settle down on the floor of the palace, or what passes for a palace in the Chabad center in Westwood in the frenzied weeks leading up to the Jewish holiday of Passover. Rabbinical student Zalmy Folgerman, playing Pharaoh, dismisses Moses with...
  • A Seder with spring

    A Seder with spring
    "For now the winter is gone, the rains are over and gone; the blossoms appear in the land," joyfully proclaims the Song of Songs, the biblical book read in synagogues throughout the Jewish world on Passover, the spring festival of freedom. How vividly too...