This past week, I read more articles and heard more jokes about Ben & Jerry’s than I have in the last 100 years… ok,...
No laundries, no showers, no swimming, and no pastrami sandwiches. It seems like the big expression during the Nine Days is: "Just say no!" Please allow me, therefore, to change things up a bit. Here is a list of things you can say "yes" to during this period.
Did anyone change their daily routine or – just like the ‘ol Pharaoh - are we still the same ‘ol Yossi, Rivka, Sarah and Chaim?
Plague after plague… but this time it wasn’t sent to Pharaoh, it was sent to us.
I would guess that you wouldn’t have thought that I would write such an article, but I did…
Jackie Mason made a joke recently that there are 3 things we can always count on: Death, Taxes and Anti-Semitism...
The security forces are baffled… he doesn’t fit the perfect description!
Israel needed to act swiftly and forcefully as soon as the trouble started because the Arab world was watching… and we failed that test.
Can we only help a brother in need if we agree with his ideology?
Does this government – and the system running it – need a major overhaul? For sure! But it’s my imperfect government, so I take the good with the bad.
With Yom Ha’Shoah being commemorated this week, what lessons did we learn from that tragic era?
If you’re not prepared to have the most meaningful Pesach experience of your life, stop reading this immediately!
Every ethnic group in America is growing, except the Jews.
People have been convinced to stop following the Covid safety guidelines. This has resulted in many people getting sick and even dying and I hold this group accountable for their deaths!
The Jewish people went from being an outdoor nation to becoming indoor communities, but the Torah world is definitely returning to the way it was… under the heavens, together as one nation
I will get right to the point. This Rosh Ha’Shanah, we are focusing on the wrong thing. Instead of worrying how many people are...
In 1991 while waiting for a SCUD, I didn’t follow the rules and instead drank a BUD… but in 2020 I am ready for the TASK by caring for neighbors and wearing my MASK.
APPealing, APPropriate, APProved
Discussion on the Trump Peace Plan reminds me of a multiple-choice test: A) I like the plan B) I do not like the plan C) I'm in the middle D) None of the above. My answer is simple. It is a definite, positive “D” – “None of the above”. Let me explain....
For 2,000 years we have been waiting for some hero to ride into town and simply “save the day”. Unfortunately, this is not a Jewish concept.
I cannot stand with those people who are posting – all over social media – that Jews need to “leave America NOW, before it’s too late!”
As a matter of fact, if done right, you could probably wind up moving a lot of the beautiful Jews from Lakewood to Eretz HaKodesh!
Be full of joy – yes, real “simcha” – especially now during these challenging days.
If you think that elections in Israel are finally over… think again, because the fun is just about to begin! The only part that’s over is election day
Israel is a Jewish state--heck, even our Ninjas are Jewish!
Over Shabbat many ex-JDL’ers shared stories about what they did to protect Jews in Philadelphia, Miami, Toronto and even in Ottawa.
Better to believe in the 'Iron Fist'
Make time to learn with your children. Sit with them, not just on Shabbat, but during the week as well and light their neshamas on fire! Make Torah fun for them and show them you genuinely care about their connection to Hashem. Show them how you are growing closer to Hashem and they will want to do the same thing!
The Arabs of Israel must become similar to “green card” holders in the USA. Someone with a USA green card can register his kids in public schools, obtain a driver’s license and even get social security and medicaire benefits. The one thing they cannot do, however, is vote in federal elections.