}
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    There is a difference, I suppose, between stupid people and people who merely do stupid things. Rabbis who call for instituting an Israeli monarchy and...

  • How many Chabad dudes are there?

    I just got back from New York City and it seemed like everywhere I went – from Battery Park, to Union Square, to the Lower...

  • Faux Pas of the Year

    These are not stupid men. Why do they say stupid things in public fora and put Israel’s best (only?) ally in such an awkward position?...

  • Four Types

    From www.everythingjewish.com On a deeper level, the four species are often compared to four types of Jews. The etrog has taste and smell, so it...

  • A rabbi and a football coach walk into a bar…

    This is the stuff Disney movies are made of. Last week, The Norwalk High School Bears got a heter to play on Friday night. Normally,...

  • Dishonesty and Misinformation at B’Tselem

    The other day I was looking at a chart in an American newspaper showing the death statistics of the current Israel-Palestinians war. The numbers were...

  • Did it really have to be this long?

    The prize for overblown, overlong, overthought, uninformative and generally drab newspaper article of the year goes to this piece about a very serious food. By...

  • As if we didn’t already know…

    So now it’s official, UNWRA employs Hamas members. The Agency’s head, Peter Hansen, who is currently embroiled in a fight with the IDF about the...

  • With Friends Like This…

    Well, it appears that not only our Jewish clergy oppose the Gaza pullout, but Evangelical Christians do as well. Yup, Pat Robertson was leading about...

  • Uh, wouldn’t a high-level summit between Jews and Palestinians be just a bit more helpful?

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  • I am the Rebbetzin … Holy crap.

    Jewschool has their rebbetzin and we have ours: The Renegade Rebbetzin. We don’t know who she is or where she’s from, but her blog’s a...

  • The Price of The Passion

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  • Would you shake hands with a Jew?

    MEMRI reproduces excerpts from a show on Saudi Arabia’s IQRA TV Channel, featuring “streeters” where Saudis were asked how they felt about Jews. No. This...

  • Watching the Daily Show with John Stewart?

    Good move smarty pants! According to the University of Pennsylvania’s National Annenberg Election Survey, viewers of Late Night with John Stewart scored 16% higher than...

  • Accredited bloggers at this year’s GA?

    … there aint any. Yesterday in New York, the United Jewish Communities (UJC) issued a press release announcing that the 2004 General Assembly will be...

  • Mobester, do you need some help?

    Jewschool reports: Warning: mysql_connect(): Too many connections in /home/httpd/vhosts/jewschool.com/httpdocs/page.php on line 6 Unable to connect to SQL server! Moby man, let me know if you...

  • Clerics Clash at Christ’s Crucifixion Church

    There seems to have been a heck of a rumble at Jerusalem’s Church of the Holy Sepulchre, believed to be the site of both Jesus’...

  • Gratuitous Nazi Reference Watch

    Phil Spector, indicted today for the murder of Lana Clarkson, said this outside the court afterwards: “The actions of the Hitler-like DA and his storm-trooper...