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Age just a number at Maccabiah Games

URL: http://www.jewishjournal.com/israel/article/age_just_a_number_at_maccabiahs

Being an alter-kacker — Yiddish for someone who’s an “old fart” — is relative. Many of the species, stereotypically, while away summer days at the beach cabana, sporting white shorts and knee-high dark-checkered socks, playing cards with the boys and grumbling about surgeries or high blood pressure medication.

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