I cannot believe how much reality television there is on right now. Even more unbelievable, is that I am watching it all. It’s exhausting, but I’m not willing to give any of it up, so here we go with an abridged update to get me caught up on everything, so I can start next week...
Attacking the messenger and not the message
The best Herman Wouk story (almost) no one has read
If Catholic Ireland said ‘yes’ – could Israel ever do the same?
Houston floods inundate Jewish homes and two synagogues
The order of tribal sacrifices: Parashat Naso (Numbers 4:21-7:89)
Up-cycle cereal boxes to make picture frames
A press club in West Jerusalem?
In Jerusalem, examining global press freedom
November 3, 2011 | 11:53 pm
September 14, 2006 | 8:00 pmBecause I've been fired from nearly every job I've ever held, I always thought nobody in the world understands what I've been through. Boo-hoo, right? But along comes Annabelle Gurwitch and her book, "Fired!: Tales of the Canned, Canceled, Downsized, and Dismissed," which includes...
August 15, 2002 | 8:00 pm
My beloved son, Arik, my own flesh and blood, was murdered by Palestinians.
My tall, blue-eyed, golden-haired son who was always smiling with the innocence of a child and the understanding of an adult. My son. To hit his killers, innocent Palestinian children and other civilians...
August 8, 2002 | 8:00 pm
The motive driving suicide volunteers is revenge. They have stopped fighting to liberate Palestine.
They have suspended the dream of a state. They now dream of killing as many Jews as possible, of revenge, of making life in Israel impossible -- and they truly believe they can do it....
August 1, 2002 | 8:00 pm
The motive driving suicide volunteers is revenge. They have stopped fighting to liberate Palestine. They have suspended
the dream of a state. They now dream of killing as many Jews as possible, of revenge, of making life in Israel impossible -- and they truly believe they can do it....
March 7, 2002 | 7:00 pm
A new weapon may have emerged in the Palestinians' battle against Israel -- the "siren call."
In several ads in New York's Village Voice newspaper, Palestinians -- or people posing as Palestinians -- solicit romantically available Jews or Israelis to take them "home" to Israel.
July 26, 2001 | 8:00 pm
August 7, 1997 | 8:00 pmOn Salah a-Din Street, the main street on the Arab side of thecapital, the spirit was very different. People kept their heads down,aware that they were being watched, aware that the Jews weren't toofond of them these days. But if they were expected to feel remorsefulabout Mahane...