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CommentsWatch: Jacob’s Laundry

CommentsWatch: Jacob’s Laundry
By January 10, 2007

Meryl posted a YouTube of an Answers.com employee named Jacob who went to Israel (via Taglit) and danced in place to a kind of Zionist mariachi tune in front of famous backdrops: the Dead Sea, the Bahai temple in Tel … Read More

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A Bone To Pick With IsraellyCool

A Bone To Pick With IsraellyCool
By January 10, 2007

I love the site IsraellyCool. Usually I find it informative, witty, and full of fodder for future posts. The site even boasts their own podcast, which I have yet to listen to but still. Just the idea that the site … Read More

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Tel Aviv At Night: Rolling Along

Tel Aviv At Night: Rolling Along
By January 10, 2007

When the sun goes down on the city, the blades come out. Rollerblades, that is. Dozens of young Israelis go blading at night. Check it out.

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Because New York City Needed Another Bank

Because New York City Needed Another Bank
By January 10, 2007

When it comes to New York delis, I’ve always been more of a Katz’s girl myself, but I’m still distressed about the fate of the gone-but-not-forgotten Second Avenue Deli.  Say goodbye to overstuffed pastrami sandwiches, and hello to yet another … Read More

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Hamas Almost Admits Israel Is Real

Hamas Almost Admits Israel Is Real
By January 10, 2007

Stop the presses! The head of Hamas has almost, sort of, maybe, kind of recognized Israel. Israel is a "reality" and "there will remain a state called Israel, this is a matter of fact," Hamas leader abroad Khaled Mashaal said … Read More

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Dating Blogger Emily: “ColosTommy”

Dating Blogger Emily: “ColosTommy”
By January 10, 2007

Coupled or married girlfriends always assume you cannot be happy unless you too are coupled or married. When I moved out to L.A. my old D.C. girlfriends went on frantic searches to find boy in L.A. for me. The search … Read More

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Where In The World Is Jacob?

Where In The World Is Jacob?
By January 10, 2007

Somebody really likes Carmen Sandiego a lot. So much so that he made a video for his Taglit (Birthright) Israel trip. I think it's kinda cute.

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In Case You Were Wondering Whatever Happened To Abercrombie & Fitch

In Case You Were Wondering Whatever Happened To Abercrombie & Fitch
By January 10, 2007

I remember a few years ago when Abercrombie & Fitch first came to Cambridge, MA and invaded Harvard Square's refreshing landscape of independently-owned quaint coffee shops, foreign bookstores, and boutiques. It was harrowing and it signified the advent of much … Read More

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