“I don’t know Kavanaugh the judge. But Kavanaugh the carpool dad is one great guy,” reads the headline of a Washington Post piece published yesterday. When I first saw it, I assumed it was…satire, penned by the Post’s incredible Alexandra Petri (check out her work if you haven’t already). Because surely there is no relevance, pertinence, or merit to putting a non-satirical piece like this in a serious newspaper — a piece that aims to convince me that likely future Supreme Court Justice Brett Kavanaugh, whatever his judicial… >> Read More
Meet Drake: Canadian rapper, former child star, Jewish dad.
That's right: After rumors started swirling, thanks to fellow rapper Pusha T, that he had secretly fathered a child with adult film…star Sophie Brussaux, Drake addressed the controversy the only way he knew how — by rapping about it in his latest album, "Scorpion." And it turns out, the rumors were true. He first broaches the subject on the album's fourth track, "Emotionless," where he raps: Look at the way we live/I wasn’t hiding my kid… >> Read More
Incredibles 2 was 14 years in the making. And many felt like the wait was worth it: The film widely received rave reviews and broke records in its opening weekend, earning $180 million, the…most ever for any animated film. When the first trailer came out in February 2018, many were worried the film would fall into "Dad is incompetent at being a parent" jokes. The plot, as the trailer laid out, shows Elastigirl (voiced by Holly Hunter) going back to work as a superhero, while her husband, Mr. Incredible (Craig… >> Read More
In recent years, I’ve noticed that people have become more sensitive to those who find Mother's Day a struggle. On Facebook, interspersed among the celebratory photos of Mother’s Day brunches and…hand-made kids’ crafts, I’ve seen posts, like this beautiful graphic that was shared thousands of times, acknowledging that the day is excruciating for some, including those who’ve lost mothers, mothers who’ve lost children, as well as those with strained relationships with their mothers and those who’ve coped with infertility. As someone whose mother died nearly… >> Read More
Father's Day is this Sunday. Whether or not you're ready to honor to the dads in your lives — ummm, some of us are slackers when it comes to advance planning — what better excuse is there to…objectify some super hot celebrity Jewish dads? Our list is by no means comprehensive (nor objective — this is entirely the opinions of the Kveller team). Also, after a heated debate, we realized we couldn't rank them because we all disagreed. So, in no particular order, here are 9 seriously hot celebrity Jewish dads. Adam… >> Read More