Most people know, I am not a big sports fan. Sure I like to watch an occasional basketball game, only because every TV in the house has been hijacked to watch the Cleveland Cavaliers get their asses handed to them, yet again, by every single team in the NBA. But, that’s for later…...
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January 6, 2011 | 3:04 pm
May 5, 2010 | 4:44 pm
Lt. Gov. Lee Fisher won the Democratic primary for a U.S. Senate seat from Ohio.
Fisher, who is Jewish, defeated Jennifer Brunner, the Ohio secretary of state, in Tuesday’s primary and will face Rob Portman, a former U.S. Trade Representative and congressman, in the general...
October 15, 2008 | 6:22 pm
I know I’ve been heavy on posting videos today, but you’ve got to watch this Al-Jazeera report on Ohio voters. In two minutes folks at this rally with Sarah Palin repeat more rumors and slanders of Barack Obama than I even knew existed. I don’t believe that people who don’t like Obama are racist, but there is no question some of these voters are. Take a listen. It’s terrifying.
(Hat tip: Matthew Yglesias)
July 21, 2008 | 4:40 pm
Of course they do. If eating kosher is an important observance for them, and it is for some, they should be permitted kosher meals. It doesn’t matter that they are, in fact, Christians.
Ohio prisons, however, disagree. I wonder if the fact that non-kosher meals cost $0.95 while...
November 3, 2005 | 7:00 pm
Stroll in the shadow of Jewish-owned factories like Glick Neckwear and Favorite Knitting Mills in Cleveland's long-vanished garment district. Take a seat in an art deco theater where Ethel Merman belts out a song. Round a corner to see Superman bursting through a wall. These are...