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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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Olmert’s China Connection

Olmert’s China Connection
By January 10, 2007

Ehud Olmert is in China this week, discussing (among other things) the Iranian threat to Israel. But most people probably don't know that Olmert's grandparents fled to China from the pogroms in Russia. In fact, Harbin had a large Jewish population … Read More

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I Need A Mensch! (And I’m 5’4, Brown Eyes & Hair)

I Need A Mensch! (And I’m 5’4, Brown Eyes & Hair)
By January 10, 2007

Above title and video brazenly snagged from here with reckless abandon. P.S. Sorry for the two consecutive videos. It's a consequence of sucking in too much carbon monoxide at my place of work today. Firemen, workers, funny smells. It's all … Read More

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My iPod Sucks & So Do The Union Workers Inside It

My iPod Sucks & So Do The Union Workers Inside It
By January 10, 2007

But for some inane reason The Shtus Blog wants its readers to feel its pain. And you know what they say about misery needing company.

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Obsession Gives Way To Xenophobia At Pace University

Obsession Gives Way To Xenophobia At Pace University
By January 10, 2007

From The NY Post today: Pace University administrators threatened to sic the cops on a Jewish-student club if it went ahead with plans to screen a critically acclaimed film about radical Islam, the head of the group charged yesterday. Michael … Read More

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It Begs A New Jersey Joke

It Begs A New Jersey Joke
By January 10, 2007

Did you know the NJ state constitution forbids idiots to vote? New Jersey is to consider cutting the word 'idiot' from its constitution so that people with some mental disabilities won't be barred from voting. State Senate President Richard Codey … Read More

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Amis Does the Gulag

Amis Does the Gulag
By January 10, 2007

May Day come early: “House of Meetings” is a powerful, unrelenting and deeply affecting performance: a bullet train of a novel that barrels deep into the heart of darkness that was the Soviet gulag and takes the reader along on … Read More

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Survey Confirms Arabs Are Dumb And Jews Are Dirty

Survey Confirms Arabs Are Dumb And Jews Are Dirty
By January 9, 2007

From a survey taken at Haifa University: The poll showed that 75 percent of Jewish students believe that Arabs are uneducated people, are uncivilized and are unclean. A Haifa University survey investigating Arabs and Jews' views on one another reveals … Read More

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