A shteibel is a small neighborhood synagogue. You pronounce it to rhyme with “Weeble”—it’s as cozy and cute. Every religion has its shteibel. Walk the narrow streets of the Old City of Jerusalem and you’ll see tiny rooms where sock-clad men kneel in prayers to Allah. Rome is... read on
July 24, 2009 | 7:03 pm
I just got a peek inside David Sax’s new book, “Save the Deli,“ due out Oct. 19, and can report that it is official: L.A. is the best deli city in America.
Bite that, New York.
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