The round rosy face of the child is lit by the glow of candles on a birthday cake. The cake is enrobed in butter-cream frosting, the name of the child scrolled in colorful piping. The candles make a crown, with six or seven sparking points. The flames perform brilliant acrobatics,...
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Tag: Sandy Hook Massacre
December 25, 2012 | 9:05 am
December 18, 2012 | 11:39 am
First and foremost, I would like to say that my heart goes to the victim's family and friends. This is a terrible loss of innocent people whose only crime was to go to school. Here, in Israel, the story reached the first pages of the newspapers, and shock stroke us all. In the name...
December 18, 2012 | 9:06 am
December 17, 2012 | 11:53 pm
Egyptian opposition leader Mohamed ElBaradei tells David Kenner of Foreign Policy that Morsi is engaged in a power grab, and slams the U.S. for not speaking out.
ElBaradei evokes Yogi Berra to describe U.S. policy on Egypt: It reminded him,...
December 17, 2012 | 8:33 am
December 16, 2012 | 6:20 pm
UCLA judicial board nom questioned for Jewish backgroundSHARES
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