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  • Baseball Cards:  Two Different Stories of Obsession and Fantasy

    April 22, 2010 | 6:07 pm

    “Cardboard Gods: An All-American Tale Told Through Baseball Cards” by Josh Wilker (Seven Footer Press: $24.95) is a memoir by a now 41-year-old chronic misfit who relates his journey mostly through baseball card collecting and his worship of his older brother.

    Wilker especially...

  • ‘Ace’ holds all the cards when it comes to cakes

    By Naomi Pfefferman

    September 14, 2006 | 8:00 pm

    You'd think Duff Goldman's ultimate Rosh Hashanah cake would be, say, a 15-layer honey cake topped with mammoth gates of heaven swinging shut.
     
    Goldman, after all, is the "extreme baker" of the Food Network's reality series, "The Ace of Cakes." His concoctions include a...
  • When You Care Enough to Send Matzah Love

    By Amy Klein

    April 14, 2005 | 8:00 pm

     

    Picture our forefather Moses as a child, standing outside a swimming pool, waving to other children in the pool. They look confused because the pool waters have been parted.

    "The other kids always hated it when little Moses came to the pool," reads the caption on the card.

    This is...

  • Oy Mom! What to Say?

    By Shoshana Lewin-Fischer

    May 6, 2004 | 8:00 pm

    You've bought the perfume. You've ordered the flowers. You've reserved the brunch. You forgot the card.

    Picking out exactly the right thing to say to mom on her special day is not easy. The funny cards aren't very Jewish; the Jewish cards aren't very funny.

    Then you spot a...

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  • Do Party Invites Right

    By J. G. Friedman

    March 11, 2004 | 7:00 pm

    Invitations? Eliminate the possible problems way ahead of time. Have you asked your parents and your in-laws to give you a list? When you do, give them a number. When you ask for a list of 30 from each side, it is so much better than receiving 50 from one set of parents and 100 from...

  • Trade You a Jutze For a Koufax

    By Carin Davis

    October 30, 2003 | 7:00 pm

    Just when baseball fans were denied the miracle of a Cubs-Red Sox World Series, another once-in-a-lifetime opportunity comes up to bat. The American Jewish Historical Society (AJHS) has commissioned the printing of 15,000 sets of "America's Jews in America's Game" baseball cards....

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