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  • Jewish grandfather wins Australian poker tourney

    January 31, 2011 | 10:20 am

    A Jewish grandfather from Melbourne won the world’s second-largest poker tournament.

    David Gorr, 68, took the nearly $2 million prize Sunday in the Crown Aussie Millions Main Event 2011 tournament, beating 721 competitors, including the top poker players from around the world.

  • Oscar-winner Sandel gets Cine-Peace Award; Poker tourney a winner for JBBBS

    By Danielle Berrin

    October 2, 2008 | 5:47 pm

    Cinema of Peace

    Oscar-winning director Ari Sandel ("West Bank Story") racked up yet another prize when Americans for Peace Now presented him the 2008 Cine-Peace Award.
    "I never in my wildest dreams expected the film to go as far as it did," Sandel said during his acceptance speech....