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Tag: Dara Torres
November 20, 2008 | 3:00 amForward 50 Heavy on Politicos
October 10, 2008 | 3:17 amInGameNow.com is a sports blog that tracks scores in real time -- games as they are played.
Today, in honor of Yom Kippur, they published their list of the top Jewish 37 athletes -- seven winners and 30 nominees, as well as this photo of Olympic medalist Dara Torres (photo, left)....
August 18, 2008 | 12:16 am
August 17, 2008 | 5:46 pm
BEIJING (JTA)—United States’ swimmer Dara Torres won two more silver medals in Beijing.
Torres won the medals Sunday in the Women’s 50m Freestyle and the Women’s 4x100m Medley Relay.
Jewish-American swimmers Jason Lezak and Garret Weber-Gale both added another gold medal to their...
August 17, 2008 | 4:14 am
August 12, 2008 | 1:18 am
As web surfers from around the globe continue their perennial quest for the secret, hidden Jews who control all sorts things here on Olam HaZeh, some, inevitably, find their way to JewishJournal.com.
Here’s a list of recent searches. Click on the name of the suspected Jew to see the article they found:
August 11, 2008 | 4:15 am
“I can’t even explain it, it was unreal. I’ve been a part of the two teams at the last two Olympics that came out behind, and I think I wanted it more than anybody, not just for myself, but to show that we are the nation to be beat in that relay, ” Jason Lezak told the Los Angeles...
August 10, 2008 | 6:50 pm
The United States womens’ 400-meter freestyle relay team—including Los Angeles native Dara Torres—scored a second place behind the Netherlands on Sunday.
Torres is the most famous Jewish competitor with ties to the Southland this year, and she’s competing in an unprecedented fifth...
July 31, 2008 | 1:49 am
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