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Walkway Project To Create Unity In Old City

Walkway Project To Create Unity In Old City
By February 6, 2007

A new rootftop promenade linking the Jewish and Muslim quarters in the Old City in Jerusalem is being proposed by the Jewish Quarter Development Authority. Cost of the development is estimated at NIS 1 million. According to Haaretz: A million … Read More

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Moral Reprobates or Superstitious Lemmings?

Moral Reprobates or Superstitious Lemmings?
By February 6, 2007

I live in an apartment of Jewish hipsters in Brooklyn who despise, and are despised by, their Hasidic neighbors. This is the Jewish-American way: the secular have no time for primitive traditionalists, and the pious no time for Godless narcissists. … Read More

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The Zeek Book List

The Zeek Book List
By February 6, 2007

These are some of the books Zeek’s editorial staff are reading these days. Click the link to support Zeek by purchasing the book on Amazon. Stephen Hazan Arnoff Torah in the Mouth Martin Jaffee Jaffee explains how the sages of … Read More

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The Zeek Book List

The Zeek Book List
By February 6, 2007

These are some of the books Zeek’s editorial staff are reading these days. Click the link to support Zeek by purchasing the book on Amazon. Stephen Hazan Arnoff Torah in the Mouth Martin Jaffee Jaffee explains how the sages of … Read More

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Required Reading

Required Reading
By February 5, 2007

In the New Yorker's profile of Joseph Lieberman (see below), Lieberman mentions a book with which readers of The New York Times may be unfamiliar. That's because the book, despite getting notice in virtually every other publication on earth and … Read More

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FrontLein: Darth Edgar

FrontLein: Darth Edgar
By February 5, 2007

About fifteen minutes ago, I was sitting at my desk, working exceedingly hard, when I couldn't help notice that something around me had changed. Maybe it was the recent shadow that had slid across my desk, maybe it was the … Read More

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NJ Rabbi Does In Fact Own A Hebrew Letter…And An English One Too!

NJ Rabbi Does In Fact Own A Hebrew Letter…And An English One Too!
By February 5, 2007

Turns out the NJ Rabbi and owner of the Kof-K Company might have more of a case than Assraelis porn producer Oren Cohen would like to believe. Cohen, a third generation pornographer had initially scoffed at Rabbi Yehuda Rosenbaum's claim … Read More

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Faking It

Faking It
By February 5, 2007

In comments, Izzy Grinspan responds to my post: "I've only seen the Vagina Monologues once, but what's stuck with me, in a way that I would describe as both horrifying and surprising, is the section about the woman who was … Read More

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