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  • Breaking the Boredom Curse

    By Rabbi Sherre Zwelling Hirsch

    September 29, 2005 | 8:00 pm

    As a child I was so bored in synagogue that I hid novels in the creases of my prayer book. I thought no one knew. Until one Shabbat morning when the rabbi was escorting the Torah through the aisles, greeting his congregants and he whispered to me, "See me at the Kiddush after...

  • Bored Games

    By Teresa Strasser

    March 7, 2002 | 7:00 pm

    Do you ever bore yourself?

    I do. I am boring myself right now. I mean, I'm bored of my toast with spray-on I Can't Believe It's Not Butter every morning of every day. I'm bored of the clothes hanging in my closet, the bath mat in the bathroom, the same books in a basket on my...