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Not-So-Basic Black

24 Tevet 5774 – December 26, 2013
Why Orthodox women tend to favor black over colorful clothing.

Why Jews Should Care about Dennis Rodman’s Trip to North Korea

21 Tevet 5774 – December 23, 2013
I began to hear rumors that North Korea was using poison gas to kill selected political prisoners.

Egypt’s New Constitution: As Bad as the Old One?

"In Egypt, a civil state means a modern nationalist state that is compatible with Islamist provisions." — Ali Gomaa, Egypt's former Grand Mufti.


Experts on the media have jumped in to advise against taking selfies.

Kill the Quest for ‘Chill’

20 Tevet 5774 – December 22, 2013
What originally seems like fun can quickly turn into a buzz kill.

As Obama Falls, So Does NBC News

There is no way to know how much damage the leftist lunacy has done to the NBC News brand.

Dejudaizing the Holocaust: Insert Name of Nation Here

The Nazis intended to obliterate our religion, as well as our bodies.

The Most Damaging President We’ve Ever Had

17 Tevet 5774 – December 20, 2013
In modern political parlance “compassionate” is a euphemism for ever-expanding government.

Protecting our Children from Terrorists

A wake up call to action for the Jewish community.

Time to tell the Truth about the Draft of Haredim

The Yesh Atid-sponsored draft law is very different from what you have been reading in the haredi press and hearing from haredi politicians and activists.

Neshama Carlebach and the Politics of God

17 Tevet 5774 – December 19, 2013
The late Rabbi Shlomo Carlebach did not belong to any religious movement, but his daughter Neshama now belongs.

J Street’s Blindness, Mohammed’s Dream and Israel’s Nightmare

15 Tevet 5774 – December 18, 2013
We live in a world where a people returning to it’s ancestral home is accused of occupation, and redemption has become colonialism.

Oxytocin’s Effect on the Shidduch Crisis

In mainstream America, people believe in instant romance and not physically keeping to oneself prior to marriage.

The Tale of the Brave Soldier from Auschwitz

14 Tevet 5774 – December 17, 2013
“Arise, Reb Yechiel—honored with the firing of one bomb!”

Our Bored President

Obama is bored and so are we.

Do You Think the Wrong Thing?!

14 Tevet 5774 – December 16, 2013
Larger and larger swaths of people in the West keep coming back with the wrong opinion.

Iran’s S-300 Missile’s 1,240 Mile Range War Dance

13 Tevet 5774 – December 15, 2013
A key component of the Geneva Accords between the 5+1 and Tehran is limiting the latter' striking range to Middle Eastern targets.

Snowy Shabbat in Bat Ayin

Shortly before the afternoon service began, the lights and heat went on in the synagogue.

The Palestinian Refugees: a Reality Check

12 Tevet 5774 – December 14, 2013
The birth of the Palestinian refugee phenomenon, in the form of a massive Arab flight, occurred during the Arab riots of 1936-39.

My Big Black Hole

10 Tevet 5774 – December 13, 2013
You don't see my kind of loss in America as much as you do here, in Israel.

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