Posts tagged "holocaust"

Texas State Rep. Pretty Sure Bernie Sanders, A Jewish Person, Is A Nazi

Sanders’ father was an immigrant from Poland whose entire family was wiped out in the Holocaust. …

Robyn Pennacchia | October 15, 2015 - 9:30 am

Australian Doctor Extols Disturbing “Holocaust Victim Diet” On Live TV

Dr. Ric Gordon suggests dieters look to Holocaust victims for diet inspiration. …

Robyn Pennacchia | August 12, 2015 - 11:05 am

Alabama Teen Receives Death Threats For Posting Smiley Selfie At Auschwitz

Selfies strike again.

Breanna Mitchell, 18, of Roanake, Alabama, graduated from high school this year. In June, she celebrated this milestone by traveling to Europe with her grandmother…

Jessica Wakeman | July 25, 2014 - 1:30 pm

Justin Bieber On Anne Frank: “Hopefully She Would Have Been A Belieber”

Justin Bieber at The Anne Frank House: what could possibly go wrong? Oh, just you wait: the losing-his-marbles pop star visited the Amsterdam museum last week and wrote a…

Jessica Wakeman | April 15, 2013 - 10:40 am

Pray Tell: On Joan Rivers And That One Time I Laughed At A Holocaust Joke

Call me a humorless feminist, but I’ve always thought certain subjects were beyond the realm of comedy: Helen Keller, rape, the Holocaust. But then last week I caught a clip…

Lilit Marcus | March 7, 2013 - 11:00 am

This Is A Real Thing: The Miss Holocaust Survivor Pageant

Well, this sounds rather strange: Promoters in Israel organized a “Miss Holocaust Survivor” pageant. Three hundred women from across the country signed up to compete, and 14 finalists were chosen.

Julie Gerstein | July 2, 2012 - 9:40 am

It’s Time To Cry: A Holocaust Love Story For The Ages

Jerzy Bielecki was 19-year-old when he was thrown into a German concentration camp, accused of being a member of the Polish resistance. Bielecki spent three years at the camps before…

Julie Gerstein | October 28, 2011 - 9:40 am

Britney Spears May Star In A Holocaust Flick

Supposedly, Britney Spears has been offered a role in an upcoming film that promises to be as much of a trainwreck as she is. The flick, called “The Yellow Star…

Nikki Dowling | June 24, 2009 - 4:45 pm

Publication Of Holocaust Memoir, Loved By Oprah, Canceled

Berkley Books, an imprint of large book publisher, Penguin, has canceled the publication of the Oprah-endorsed Holocaust memoir, “Angel at the Fence,” after allegations of its validity were made by…

Amelia McDonell-Parry | December 28, 2008 - 3:30 pm

Couple Who Met At Nazi Death Camp Just Celebrated 50 Years Of Marriage

When Herman Rosenblat was a teenager, he was in a Nazi death camp in Schlieben, Germany. Roma Radziki, a girl a couple years younger, worked at a farm outside the…

Catherine Strawn | October 13, 2008 - 6:30 pm