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The Kid-Dish: Is Magnus a Jewish Name?

All the Jewish celebrity parent gossip you (n)ever wanted to know.

– Pink and her daughter Willow wore matching striped pants this week. I did not have Pink pegged as a matching clothes mom, but then, I also didn’t know she had a kid until ten minutes ago. (Celebrity Baby Scoop)

– Elizabeth Banks, who converted to Judaism to marry her husband Max Handelman, just had their second child via a surrogate. Magnus Mitchell Handelman joins their 20-month-old son Felix, also from a gestational surrogate. (US Weekly)

– Party of Five actor and Member of the Tribe Scott Wolf and his wife Kelley Limp just had their second son, Miller William Wolf, who joins Jackson, 3, in the family. (US Weekly)

– And finally, controversy-prone Alicia Silverstone was out on the town with her son Bear Blu this week. His face was adorably messy, and both were all smiles. (Hollymoms)

Tamar Fox

Tamar Fox is a writer and editor living in Philadelphia with her partner, step-daughter, and foster daughter. Her writing has been published in the Washington Post, the Jerusalem Post, Tablet, Lilith, and many others. Her children's book, No Baths at Camp, was published in 2013 by Kar-Ben and is a PJ Library selection.

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