Tuesday, July 22, 2014 Tammuz 24, 5774

A blast from the past: Recipes from the domestic '60s
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Ethel Hofman, JE Feature
Curious, I dragged a long-forgotten, red plastic recipe box from the top shelf in my office. The recipes are relics from the 1960s, on food-stained cards. Some of the writing is faded, but I can still decipher measurements and methods. Memories of boisterous family gatherings and casual suppers with friends come flooding back with a vengeance. In the mid-60s, for...
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Andrew Schloss, JE Feature
Most desserts depend on dairy products for texture and flavor, making holiday sweets one of the perennial challenges for kosher homemakers. There are all sorts of ersatz techniques to create confections that turn out creamy and light without the benefit of real butter, cream or milk, but the results always seem substandard to me, and I can't help but think...
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Is 'Jericho' a national anthem to man's inhumanity to man? Two local guys may have the answer
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CBS is relying not on vicissitudes, but the vision and vitality of two daring dudes from Melrose Park for victory this season. Is the world coming to an end? Exactly the question for a new series that takes its existential exigencies seriously. And that series may -- or may not be -- the presumptive first strike the network is making...
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NBC trumpets a new season with an Aaron Sorkin series that lyrically sings of insider insights
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Aaron Sorkin is no "Kookie" Burns. But then "Studio 60 on the Sunset Strip" is in a different neighborhood than "77 Sunset Strip," the hip seminal series of the late '50s/early '60s, in which Edd Burns' "Kookie," comb ever at the quick, was as slick a private dick as any detective show ever offered. Yet in a way, both "60"...
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Wedded bliss? Wedded blitz is the rat-a-tat-tat of spousal firefare going on between martyred marrieds Eddie (Brad Garrett) and Joy -- hah! -- Stark (Joely Fisher) in a battlefield that makes "War of the Roses" look like its mined with sparklers. Caught in the crossfire of their verbal bullets, next-door neighbors Steph (Kat Foster) and Jeff Woodcock (Eddie Kaye Thomas)...
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