2 Jews Talking episodes

When you’re Jewish, everything you do and experience comes out Jewi-sh. Each week, Josh Heller & Erika Brooks Adickman compare notes on pop culture, gender, politics & life.

 

 

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2 Jews Talking 38. The Art World & Eloping with Daniel Rolnik

January 13, 2017

Daniel Rolnik, “the world’s most adorable art critic” talks marriage, secular shabbats & how to democratize the art market even if you have an overbearing Jewish mother. Catch him on The Jew & The Lotus podcast (http://www.thejewandthelotus.com/) and across the …

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2 Jews Talking 37. F*ck Off, 2016?

January 1, 2017

Josh and Erika each share their thoughts on the year that was…and the year ahead. -Hear Josh’s section starting at 01:11 -Hear Erika’s section starting at 18:02 Tell us your take on 2016 or what you’re hoping for in …

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2 Jews Talking 34. Letting In The Light With Playwright Paula Caplan

December 14, 2016

In our special minisode we’re discussing PTSD, empathy and how the simple act of listening can improve the world with playwright and psychologist Paula Caplan. She has a new show ‘Shades’ currently at the Cherry Lane Theatre Studio until December …

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2 Jews Talking 32. Being Gay In Trump’s America

November 24, 2016

“I feel like I’m in an abusive relationship with America.” “Professional Gay” Morgan Cohn joins the crew to talk about her ongoing fears for the LGBTQ community, and what how she expects Trump’s presidency will effect any progress that has …

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2 Jews Talking 31. Being Jewish In Trump’s America

November 17, 2016

We never thought when we set out to record a podcast called 2 Jews Talking that our title could potentially become worrisome for us. We never thought we’d have to do an episode about the rise in anti-semitism in this …

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2 Jews Talking 28. How To Eat In L.A. with Brian Resnick

October 20, 2016

WARNING: Do not listen to this episode while hungry! Brian Resnick, the Healthy Vending Machine King of West LA, breaks down his food rules and how he avoids “food panic” (the moments before one becomes hangry). We also name drop …

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2 Jews Talking 26. This I Believe (aka Erika’s Aphorisms)

October 6, 2016

A few episodes back, Josh revealed some of his Maxims For Good Livin’ (see ep. 21). This week, it’s Erika’s turn as she shares her Famous Aphorisms For Thriving. We touch on everything from her controversial stance on green juice, …

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2 Jews Talking 25. The High Holidays with Rami Raff

September 29, 2016

This week the gang brings on Jewish studies scholar and all-around fun guy Rami Raff to drop some knowledge around the upcoming High Holidays. Rami not only dispels every misconception Josh & Erika have about Rosh Hashanah and Yom Kippur, …

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2 Jews Talking 24. Tess Tallman: Knows Everyone!

September 22, 2016

We delve into the mind of Tess Tallman as she regales us with tales from after-parties with Bone Thugs-n-Harmony and reveals the true nature of her relationship to George Washington. Josh and Erika quiz Tess on anyone she may know …

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2 Jews Talking 23. Geoffrey Golden: Amusement Parks Are NOT Theme Parks

September 15, 2016

We discuss the fundamental differences between Theme Parks and Amusement Parks with expert Geoffrey Golden. Josh dreams of those halcyon days at Magic Mountain and Erika reminisces about her best Thanksgiving at EPCOT. Also check out Geoffrey’s new Disneyland parody …

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2 Jews Talking 22. Amir Blumenfeld: Growing Up In The Valley

September 8, 2016

This week we bring on actor/comedian/podcast mogul Amir Blumenfeld. He’s our first guest ever! Erika quizzes Josh and Amir on the ins and outs of growing up in The San Fernando Valley in this very special #818Pride episode.