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Isralicious

  • 75th Anniversary of Hebron Riots

    Today is the 75th anniversary of the Hebron riots, described as “a two-week orgy of pogroms took place in Jerusalem, Tel Aviv, Safed, Hebron...

  • My Return to Zion

    Some of the reasons I love living in Israel Why did I come to Israel? I get asked this a lot. By Israelis who live...

  • birthright Budget Boost

    The proposed Israeli budget for 2005 includes a $10 million funding boost for birthright israel. Last year’s budget allocated only $400,000 to the program which...

  • Playalicious? What is that?

    See the little Playalicious button on the leftt? Ever wonder what it is? Well … every once in a while, we’ll have a story that...

  • Legitimate Military Targets?

    I am often perturbed by the endless debates we have amongst ourselves – you know the old routine, 2 Jews, 3 opinions. I guess maybe...

  • Barbeque in cell block A

    In an effort to break the will of hunger-striking jailed Palestinians, Israel is now engaged in psychological warfare, and grilling meat outside the prisoners cells....

  • Golan Cipel! Phone Home!

    Golan, your parents are freaking out. You haven’t called in over a week and they have no idea where to find you. Your Mom had...

  • Living Poor in Jerusalem 101

    I’m loving this newspaper pickup strike. I’m house sitting a place in one of Jerusalem’s nicer neighborhoods, Rehavia, where they actually have newspaper recycling bins,...

  • Iranian Blows off the Olympics

    In what was described as a stupid move and small minded and cowardly, 2-time World Judo champion and Iranian Olympic flag bearer Arash Miresmaeili withdrew...

  • Israeli Booty on the Rise?

    Hurray! “Israeli Jewish Birthrates On the Rise,” reports Arutz Sheva, citing an Israel Ministry of Health report. There were 3.4% more babies born in Israel...

  • Al Jazeera on Jewish Emmigration

    Al Jazeera reports that half the people who immigrated to Israel from the US in 2003 have returned. In response to all the publicity surrounding...

  • The end of the Intifada, and the death of the Chevre

    As terrible as the Intifada was, life had drama, and the social scene was kicking. Almost four years since the beginning of the current Intifada,...

  • The Way of the Kurds

    I came across this in the Jerusalem Post Written by Alan Dershowitz about the Kurds and the worlds double standard. Take that you bleeding-heart liberals!...

  • Jews Are Not Evil Wizards

    I was going to write a post about a whole bunch of stuff, but then I read this in the decadent west and it was...

  • Palestinian Song Lyrics

    Check out these sweet Palestinian lyrics: Come home to Palestine, Come home to me, Come home to Palestine, O’er land and sea. Oh, Come home...

  • 3 Earthquakes in 7 months? Dude, time to start reading the prophets

    I’m not usually one to put too much weight into end-of-days type propaganda I mean prophecy, but this is starting to get to me. Israel...

  • Reform Jews want Congress to not be so Pro Israel. Sort of.

    Forward reports that David Saperstein, Washington representative of the US Reform movement, in a letter to Secretary of State Colin Powell, urged the White House...

  • Hamas Logic 101

    Hamas has threatened to “rain down rockets” on Israel unless the IDF ceases it’s operations in Gaza aimed at thwarting rocket launching operations. Presumably, as...

  • Love in Aisle 2

    I found myself in the super market yesterday (I usually opt for the open air shuk, as i find the super markets too overwhelming. My...

  • Shhh! Top Secret Security Information

    “Ben Gurion Airport, seaports, fuel and gas depots, all suffer from a severe lack of security…and are liable to be exploited by terrorists to carry...