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JAG And The Rabbi

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Jag and The Rabbi discuss everything from technology to sports to pop culture through a Jewish lens. JAG is a 15-year radio veteran who's worked in Syracuse, Vermont, Detroit, and New Orleans. Rabbi Jason Miller Dec 7 (4 days ago) to me Jason Miller is a technologist, educator, social media expert and blogger. He writes for HuffPost, Time.com, Technorati, The Forward, and many other online and print publications. He is also an ordained rabbi who writes and speaks extensively on the intersection of religion and technology. Twitter: @RabbiJason

Jag and The Rabbi discuss everything from technology to sports to pop culture through a Jewish lens. JAG is a 15-year radio veteran who's worked in Syracuse, Vermont, Detroit, and New Orleans. Rabbi Jason Miller Dec 7 (4 days ago) to me Jason Miller is a technologist, educator, social media expert and blogger. He writes for HuffPost, Time.com, Technorati, The Forward, and many other online and print publications. He is also an ordained rabbi who writes and speaks extensively on the intersection of religion and technology. Twitter: @RabbiJason

Location:

United States

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Jag and The Rabbi discuss everything from technology to sports to pop culture through a Jewish lens. JAG is a 15-year radio veteran who's worked in Syracuse, Vermont, Detroit, and New Orleans. Rabbi Jason Miller Dec 7 (4 days ago) to me Jason Miller is a technologist, educator, social media expert and blogger. He writes for HuffPost, Time.com, Technorati, The Forward, and many other online and print publications. He is also an ordained rabbi who writes and speaks extensively on the intersection of religion and technology. Twitter: @RabbiJason

Twitter:

@rabbijason

Language:

English

Contact:

7816089788


Episodes

Virtual and Augmented Reality, Valentine’s Day, Religion in Sports

2/14/2018
02:20: Jews and Valentine's Day 04:53: Interview with Taylor Freeman and Jacki Morie from Upload VR - an explanation of the history of virtual reality and the differences between virtual reality (VR) and augmented reality (AR), as well as where they are going and applications for the future. Jacki has a Ph.D. in VR and has been a pioneer in the space for two decades. 35:10: Religion and Sports - athletes often praise G-d or Jesus after their successes. Is this inappropriate? And what place...

Duration:00:53:10

Ray J, 14-Year-Old Activist and Author Hannah Alper, and a Tu B'Shevat Tutorial

2/1/2018
00:00 Intro - Hannah Alper 01:30 KindRaising 03:30 Martin Sheen inspiration 05:10 Environmentalism 08:30 Trips to Kenya 09:10 Bullying 10:20 Bar and Bat Mitzvahs and volunteering 12:20 Hannah's Ted X Talk 13:50 Who do you want to see as next President? 15:50 Hannah's book 18:50 Role models 22:50 Hannah's social media 23:30 Tu B'Shevat 26:40 Celebrities turned entrepreneurs 30:45 CES Interview with Ray J 36:45 Rabbi Jason's speaking engagements this weekend 40:27 Howard Stern...

Duration:00:42:09

Iggy Azalea, NFL's Future, Detroit Auto Show, Fold-I-Mate, Larry Nassar, and the Great Dog Debate

1/25/2018
00:00 Patriots, Super Bowl, and the NFL's Questionable Future 07:40 CES Interview with Iggy Azalea and Monster 13:30 NAIAS Auto Show in Detroit 21:00 CES Interview on Fold-I-Mate, the laundry folding robot 27:10 Discussion of Larry Nassar and Michigan State University 34:00 To own or not own a dog - Jag tells the story of he and his wife's dog Brady and how he brought them together

Duration:00:44:04

CES 2018 Recap, Shaq Interview, Rabbi Arie Hasit's Life in Israel, Trump's Mystery Golf Partner

1/19/2018
We're back for our first episode of 2018. Rabbi Jason talks about autonomous Lyft rides at CES 2018 Las Vegas, as well as other tech toys and what happened when the world's biggest tech show lost electricity. Rabbi Jason also got to sit down with NBA legend and analyst Shaquille O'Neal, and they continued their tradition of Hebrew lessons. We've got a sit-down with Rabbi Arie Hasit, who was at Harvard when "The Facebook" started (he was account #7). Instead of going to Silicon Valley,...

Duration:01:12:07

Jag and The Rabbi 122117 Jonathan Kesselman

12/21/2017
The Hebrew Hammer (Twitter: @HebrewHammerII) was a cult classic film in 2004. Writer Jonathan Kesselman discusses how he took the empowering "blaxploitation" film genre and created a "Jewish Exploitation" cult classic that used Jewish stereotypes to empower the Jewish community and create its own superhero, "The Hebrew Hammer." With Trump in the White House, he's now working on a sequel. We start the show with a discussion of the new digital home assistant devices, like Google Home and...

Duration:00:55:51

Mensch on A Bench, Al Franken, Lavar Ball, Trump and Israel

12/12/2017
Neal Hoffman, inventor of "Mensch on a Bench," calls in to discuss his inspiration for the Hanukkah toy, his experience on ABC's "Shark Tank," and the new line of products he's created and still developing. Neal also teased a potential partnership with the Boston Red Sox. Jag and Rabbi Jason also discuss some of the hot topics of the past week: the resignation of Al Franken, Lavar Ball and his basketball player sons, and President Donald Trump's decision to officially recognize Jerusalem as...

Duration:00:46:29

Jag and The Rabbi Intro

12/11/2017
Welcome to the "JAG and The Rabbi" Podcast. Here is a quick one minute intro from our hosts, describing what we will discuss. Jag and the Rabbi will cover news, sports, pop culture, politics and more through a Jewish lens. Everything is fair game.

Duration:00:00:48