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  • Reports that Allen Iverson will play for Maccabi Haifa are false

    October 5, 2012 | 10:20 am

    Reports that retired NBA star Allen Iverson will play for Israel's Maccabi Haifa basketball team in two upcoming exhibition games against NBA teams are false, a Maccabi representative told JTA.

    “The local Israeli press completely made this up,” said Andrew Wilson, director of...

  • False Advertising

    By Julie Wiener

    March 30, 2000 | 7:00 pm

    An advertisement that appeared in 80 American Jewish newspapers last week, including this one, looked fairly innocuous.

    The title of a film, "The Rabbi," appears in Hebrew-style lettering, above a close-up shot of a bearded, yarmulka-wearing man praying at the Western Wall in...

  • If the Spaceship Comes

    By Adam Gilad

    September 3, 1998 | 8:00 pm

    I am in a cult.

    Not one with an Indian twist, nor a homegrown one full of fervid believers waiting for a modern-day Shabtai Tzvi to fly us all to a New Jerusalem. No, my cult is more like that of those UFO suicides in Rancho Santa Fe waiting for the spaceship to take them away to a...