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  • Blowing the shofar can be a dangerous exercise in chutzpah

    By Tess Cutler

    September 9, 2015 | 1:43 pm

    “Hold her tongue!”

    That’s what I remember: my sister calling out for someone to hold my tongue. 

    I remember how my vision turned black, how my knees buckled and my body collapsed — a thud onto the bimah like the drop of a heavy curtain.

    My oxygen supply was cut off to my...

  • Drama: My Personal Samoa Survivor (Video)

    By Lisa Ellen Niver

    February 27, 2012 | 9:58 am

    Enjoy this article and video about Samoa and my personal Drama at Virgin Cove—right where they filmed SURVIVOR SAMOA! Drama at Virgin Cove: Face-Planted on the Ground

    At 1:30am as I lay on the cement step outside the bathroom. I thought, “Hmm, why am I on the ground? How did...