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  • Hebrew word of the week: Procrastination

    January 13, 2016 | 12:20 pm

    In English, to procrastinate is related to the Latin cras, “tomorrow.” Hence, the psychological syndrome that enables one to put off something until “tomorrow” rather than do it today is informally known by Spanish mañana, “tomorrow, in the indefinite future.”

    The Hebrew...

  • The Procrastination Blog

    By Beit T'shuvah

    July 3, 2013 | 1:25 pm

    By Matt Shapiro

    Yesterday, I had to write a tremendously difficult email to Josh, editor of this blog, and tell him I made a mistake. Not just any mistake, mind you, but a mistake born out of procrastination, a long-standing foe of mine. You see, my blog posts are supposed to go...