Hall of Fame

Hall of Fame: Mayim Bialik

May 10, 2011

"The concept of going green is pretty old to Judaism. We've been repairing the world for thousands of years.

"We have a whole holiday dedicated to celebrating the beauty of nature."


Hall of Fame: Kinky Friedman

May 4, 2011

"Here in Texas we pronounce the word 'Jewish' always with one syllable – 'He’s Jewsh'.

"But the word 'Jew' is always about eleven syllables. Like, 'She married a Jeeeeeeeeeeeeew!'."


Hall of Fame: Yasmin Alibhai-Brown

May 4, 2011

"As Gaddafi systematically massacres his people and the country descends into civil war, as armies slaughter civilians in Yemen and Bahrain, now Syria, I ask why good people have focused only on Palestine/Israel for more than half a century and not attended to the brutality and oppression endemic in the Islamic states.


Hall of Fame: Mark Ronson

April 13, 2011

"I perform everywhere – in Christian and Muslim countries, and definitely in Israel too. I have family here and I like this country.

"A woman in the hotel stopped me and asked if I was Bieber. I'm going to make it a rule to stay in the same hotel as he does everywhere I go."


Hall of Fame: Justin Bieber (part 2)

April 12, 2011

"Amazing place...I’m in the holy land and I am grateful for that.

"I just want to have the same personal experience that others have here."


Hall of Fame: Sarah Silverman

April 4, 2011

"I'm a Jew in that it pours out, that it oozes out of my pores uncontrollably.

"Personally I have no religion, but I'm Jew-y. It's beyond my control."


Hall of Fame: Robert Gates

March 25, 2011

"No sovereign state can tolerate having rockets fired at its people.


Hall of Fame: Piers Morgan

March 16, 2011

"Perfect summery day in Israel - never realised how beautiful it is."


Hall of Fame: Alaska Airlines

March 15, 2011

"Out of an abundance of caution to protect all of our customers, we misinterpreted the behavior of the three passengers who were praying and wearing tefillin.

"To help make sure this misunderstanding does not happen again, we plan to incorporate awareness training of Orthodox Jewish religious practices into our ongoing diversity and inclusion efforts."


Hall of Fame: Isla Fisher

March 14, 2011

"I’m thinking of becoming a mohel. If you knew what a mohel was, you’d laugh. It’s a rabbi who circumcises boys."