This piece is a response to a previous Kveller post from Jordana Horn entitled, "Lena Dunham Equated Jews to Dogs & That's Not OK."
Last week, I (Hairy Dad Jew) read Lena Dunham (Hipster…Woman Jew)’s “Shouts & Murmurs” essay, “Dog or Jewish Boyfriend? A Quiz,” on a crosstown bus after having had pieces of me sliced off by my dermatologist (Smooth Doctor Jew). Sitting over the rear wheel hump, I laughed out loud at Dunham’s sharp zingers and ineluctable comparisons between man-child and beast. Laughing harder, I repeated… >> Read More