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July 27, 2006 | 8:00 pm


Not That You Asked, But....

Everyone has a favorite Jewish spot, the place you tell all your friends about but secretly hope it stays unknown so it won't get so cool or so crowded as to... read full article

  • Singles - Painted Clowns

    By Teresa Strasser

    June 29, 2006 | 8:00 pm

    As part of our stroll down memory lane, it seemed fitting to reprint a column by one of our most popular writers. Teresa Strasser, now a regular on prime-time television and morning radio, generated stacks of reader mail with pieces such as this one.

    I'm drinking at a bar called the...

  • Modern Orthodoxy’s Marriage Crisis

    By Alana Newhouse

    June 8, 2006 | 8:00 pm

    Hard-to-marry-off children have been worrying parents since Genesis, when Leah, her eyes tender from the sadness of being unwanted, took part in a hoax to trick Jacob -- her younger, prettier sister's suitor -- into marrying her. There's no indication of how old Leah was at...

  • ‘Wagging’: My Story as Gay Jewish Male

    By Eric Gordon

    May 11, 2006 | 8:00 pm

    A couple of years ago, I heard about an oral history project for older gay men and women that resulted in a staged play. I didn't see it, but when Bob Baker, the adapter-director, sent out the call for a new cast, I signed up.

    We listened to each other's stories, wrote up the most...

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  • Iranians Facing Up to Drug Abuse Taboo

    By Karmel Melamed

    March 9, 2006 | 7:00 pm

    Three years ago, Raymond P., a 28-year-old Iranian Jew, was a full-fledged member of a notorious Los Angeles street gang. He sold drugs and suggests that he may have participated in violent crimes. He doesn't want to talk about specifics but explains by saying he was desperate to pay...

  • Home Pampering Easy as 1, 2, Ahhhhh

    By Beth Gilbert

    February 16, 2006 | 7:00 pm

    No one deserves a spa experience more than you do. Just picture it -- warm tubs scented with essential oils, invigorating body scrubs, refreshing botanical blend face masks smoothed on in soothing circular massaging motions and misty showers with luscious gels.

    Sound divine? You...

  • A Torah Trek to Find a ‘God Moment’

    By Susan Freudenheim

    February 9, 2006 | 7:00 pm

    It's a Sunday afternoon in midwinter Los Angeles, the sun is sparkling, the temperature is perfect, I'm in one of the most beautiful settings anyone can imagine, and I'm supposed to be talking to God. I'm sitting alone in a lush, grassy field near a rustling brook, mountains surround...

  • Father of the Bride: No Job, Just Smile

    By Yehuda Lev

    February 9, 2006 | 7:00 pm

    Recently, I told some friends that I was going to accompany my younger daughter while she tried on wedding dresses. Their reactions were as follows:

    From the women: "How very sweet"; "How lovely to bond with your daughter"; "I'm sure you'll enjoy it."

    From the men: "Bring your...

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