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One Schlepper Talks About Visiting Her Grandma in Floridanew

Across the country, young Jews are heeding comedian Sarah Silverman's call to have a political pep-talk with their grandparents in Florida. The message is: Don't let bubbe and zaideh vote McCain. Becky Gluskin, a 26-year-old PhD candidate from Manhattan, tells us how her weekend visit to 80-something-year-old grandma Helen swayed one more vote to Obama.
New Times Broward-Palm Beach  |  Amy Guthrie  |  10-15-2008  |  Politics

The Inside Story of the Great Schlepnew

Chances are, by now you've heard about the Great Schlep, the Sarah Silverman–endorsed political/social experiment to send Jewish grandkids to Florida to get out the yenta vote. But did you know, smarty pants, that the movement originated in Cambridge?
Boston Phoenix  |  Sara Faith Alterman  |  10-09-2008  |  Politics

Say Anything

Sarah Silverman and director Liam Lynch try (and mostly fail) to do something fresh with the comedy concert format, but, like its star, Jesus Is Magic is much funnier than it looks
Columbus Alive  |  Melissa Starker  |  12-01-2005  |  Reviews

Nasty As They Wanna Be

The funniest cast in documentary history lets us in on a very dirty inside joke.
Columbus Alive  |  J. Caleb Mozzocco  |  08-18-2005  |  Reviews

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