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Daily Jewce: Israel “Risking Chaos,” Jonathan Safran Foer’s New Book, Pee-Wee Herman And More

Daily Jewce: Israel “Risking Chaos,” Jonathan Safran Foer’s New Book, Pee-Wee Herman And More
By November 15, 2010

Today in news: Israel is living on the edge, Hillary Clinton tries to get cozy with the Middle East, Jonathan Safran Foer has a new book, and Pee-Wee Herman talks to Terry Gross. Read More

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Shock Of The Day: New York Is A Good Place For Israelis

Shock Of The Day: New York Is A Good Place For Israelis
By November 12, 2010

A global strategy consulting firm conducted a study on the impact of Israeli businesses and innovation on the Massachusetts economy — only to find out that New York is one of the three top markets in the U.S. for Israeli innovation. Read More

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Daily Jewce: Jewish/Nordic Thanksgiving, Google Israel, Jews and The 2010 Election and More

Daily Jewce: Jewish/Nordic Thanksgiving, Google Israel, Jews and The 2010 Election and More
By November 3, 2010

Our daily news roundup includes an interesting Thanksgiving meal that might catch on among the Jews, how the Tribe did in the election, Google Israel’s interesting advances and so much more. Read More

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Israel to Iran: Checkmate Bitches

Israel to Iran: Checkmate Bitches
By October 25, 2010

Alik Gershon is our hero today, because not only did he reaffirm Jewish superiority at the game of chess, but he wrestled a record away from Iran. The 30-year-old grandmaster took took title for world record for simultaneous chess games, … Read More

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Israel Gets Porkier

Israel Gets Porkier
By September 29, 2010

It seems the current cultural trend of Jews openly celebrating their love of pork, opening restaurants such as Traif in New York and Animal in Los Angeles has arrived in Israel. Jeffery Yoskowitz of The New York Times reported today … Read More

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Yom HaZikaron: On Memory

Yom HaZikaron: On Memory
By April 29, 2009

Is a memory something you have or something you’ve lost? Read More

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Arabs Hot for Israeli Porn

Arabs Hot for Israeli Porn
By January 29, 2008

First, they refuse to acknowledge Israel’s existence. Then, they log on to a website that’s doubly forbidden: Not only is it Israeli–it’s Israeli porn. Who are these seekers of sexy skin? Oh, just a few hundred thousand (at least) Arabs … Read More

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Tzedakah We Love: Encounter Exposes Jews to Palestinian Daily Life

Tzedakah We Love: Encounter Exposes Jews to Palestinian Daily Life
By January 8, 2008

Israel education is a hugely important factor in any Jewish community and Jewish life, but I don’t feel like I’ve ever gotten an adequate exposure to Palestinian life. Read More

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