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All posts by froylein

  • Why Sigmund Freud could never possibly have been a Moroccan Jew

    Have you ever wondered what really makes Ashkenazi lads be different from their more southern male brethren? After extensive research comparing both species, I’ve come...

  • Make daddy proud!

    Or something like that. I’ve just read that Sheraton hotels are giving away free stays on 23rd October. You can register for the offer from...

  • Should he or shouldn’t he?

    Be extradited, that is. I’m sure you’ve all heard about Roman Polanski’s arrest in Switzerland, where he’s facing extradition to the US. Polanski skipped bail...

  • Shake Your Soviet Tush!

    RotFront – Sovietoblaster When I was in primary school, the Iron Curtain still existed. On the first few days of first grade, we were instructed...

  • leopard / to change / spots / ?

    Last Tuesday, the Bulgarian Irina Bokova was elected to be the new secretary general of the UNESCO. Bokova’s election and and of itself would hardly...

  • Not that I was surprised, but…

    … it appears not only the Romans considered the menorah in the Temple to be curved, not straight: (Click here for the picture; I don’t...

  • R*I*P Larry Gelbart

    You may have never heard his name, but if you’re my age or older, you may well have laughed about his punchlines. Writer and producer...

  • Listen [to me] Israel!

    This is what happens if you let religious extremists run your politics:

  • Nice Jewish Guy Looking for Ginger Chick

    Looks like he found his perfect match: Baruch Herzfeld is MY Jewish Community Hero! And since I want you to vote for him deliberately and...

  • Denk ich an Deutschland in der Nacht…

    As many of you probably know, elections for the federal parliament are taking place in Germany at the end of September. While most major parties...

  • Oh Joshua…

    Oh Joshua, I’m sorry. I’ve done you wrong. I’m metaphorically standing here, barefoot, in my penitent hair shirt, willing to throw myself at the mercy...

  • And Remember: Mermaids Are Treif!

    Just when I thought I’d heard / seen it all, Israel kicks me with a Kishonesque boot: Locals and tourists in the Israeli town of...

  • Do You Like Op-Art Vases?

    I, for one, love them, so I was delighted to come across the textured porcelain vases and vessels and porcelain jewellery by Israeli designer Ady...

  • The Latest Addition to my Summer Soundtrack

    MAMA DIASPORA vs GURZHY – enjoy!

  • Ooops, we did it again! – Jewlicious Atheist / Agnostic Festival #2

    Oh yes, we did. Since it was so much fun last time, Muffti and I met up again. This time we explored some European history...

  • From Jewlicious With Love

    Dear friend, It’s your birthday today, and of course, you’re on the mind and in the hearts of your favourite Zionists. We’d have baked you...

  • 65

    Today, it’s been 65 years since Operation Valkyrie took place. The last survivor of the officers that partook in the operation died spring before last....

  • On MySpace?

    Then log on, and vote for Rotfront to be the next featured band on German MySpace. (Not sure whether it works with foreign accounts, too,...

  • Jewlicious Atheist / Agnostic Festival #1

    Alright, there were only two of us (Muffti and yours truly), but Muffti enjoyed his chicken soup that I had promised him and that I...

  • That’s why CK hates me.